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Heydrich's funeral

Film | Accession Number: 1991.260.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0300 | Film ID: 202A

Reinhard Heydrich's swastika-covered coffin makes trip from Prague to Berlin. LS long line of people waiting outside Berlin's palace of Invalidenfriedenhof [Veterans' Cemetery] waiting to pay respects. INT, Hitler salutes coffin, stands in front of audience (MS). LS Hitler with Heydrich's sons. Shot of Goering awkwardly greeting them.

Note: Heydrich was killed by Czech resistance fighters. In retaliation, Nazis killed all the men living in Lidice, Czechoslovakia.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:23
Event Date
1942 June 04
Locale
Berlin, Germany
Language
German
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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