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DP tent city and rally

Film | RG Number: RG-60.0091 | Film ID: 142B

Tent city and displaced persons in Landsberg, Germany. Families, children, baby, elder crying. Pan feet (mostly barefoot). Toilet training a baby. More of the displaced families. Laundry. Teenage Hebrew scouts sitting on grass. Boy getting water from a military jeep. Standing in line for food with buckets, eating, soup distribution. Pan food lines. Man dragging child in cardboard box. Feeding child soup. Elderly woman eating bread. Waiting to talk to commanding officers in tent marked "Kommanding Officer". Man standing on chair in courtyard, above crowd of DPs arriving at camp with luggage. DPs gathered inside tent camp, young boy with luggage. DPs boarding trucks. CU families and children, walking in camp with luggage. 01:21:07 Building (another camp?), truck with DPs enters wooden gate, people get off truck, children are deloused. INT, eating at table. Children writing in journals. LS, EXT of classroom. Boys cleaning, shoveling rubble/cobblestones into wheelbarrow. Parade, marching with banners, "Long live the great president of the US - Truman and the American people." Man speaking under banner: "British hangmen - Our empire is in danger." Crowd applause, singing in unison.

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:09:13
Event Date
1945-1948
Locale
Landsberg, Germany
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of George Kadish
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