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US tanks moving toward German town

Film | Accession Number: 1988.184.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0041 | Film ID: 6

(LIB 5421) 4th Armored Division Drive, Kuhnhausen(?) Germany, April 12, 1945. LS tank and jeeps moving along road next to woods, GIs sitting on tanks. LS, town with tanks in FG. LS field, smoke rising from woods in BG. LS, plane strafing. MLS, tank rolling into town. Soldiers with rifles on tanks. LS tank and soldiers in field, along road. MLS tank moving away, creating dust cloud. Tank moving toward camera between rows of blossoming trees. GIs marching on foot. Truck goes over repaired bridge. MS, soldiers on foot and vehicles. LS, tanks rolling on road in hilly countryside. LS planes diving in sky, strafing. Tanks moving along road. LS heavy smoke. LS tank in field, approaching large building in town. LS tank moving, civilians along road waving. MLS, same. MS, civilians waving as tanks go by. LS buildings in distance, airfield.


Duration
00:06:00
Date
Event:  1945 April 12
Locale
Germany
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:19:30
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