Liberated POWs; atrocities; Berchtesgaden; troops
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Elbe River, Germany
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Part 1: elements of the 5th and 8th Armies occupy Bologna, Italy. Gen. Mark Clark receives the German surrender. Part 2: French prisoners in Germany are liberated and return home. Part 3: Congressmen visit German prison camps and view evidences of atrocities. Part 4: Berchtesgaden is bombed. Joseph Goebbel's brother is shot as a spy. German prisoners. Russian and US troops meet at the Elbe. Shows Gen. Reinhardt.
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