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German invasion, occupation of France

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.1132 | Film ID: 935

Reel 8: German engineers repair a bridge which a locomotive crosses. German civilians manufacture war material. German officers confer, trucks transport supplies, men shoe horses. German soldiers sort mail. German troops enter a cathedral. Germany's advance- German forces move through Hangest (France). French and German planes dogfight, a French plane crashes, and Stukas bomb Allied positions. Women wash clothes, boys play, men work, and all listen to an occupation broadcast in French. Maps the German attack on Weygand Line forts. Planes bomb the Line and artillery bombards it.

Genre
Propaganda
Duration
00:10:27
Event Date
1940
Locale
Belgium
France
Language
German
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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