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Funeral of Iron Guard Leader

Film | Accession Number: 1992.252.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0602 | Film ID: 300

01:34:42 LS funeral cortege coming out of church. 01:34:48 CU of General Antonescu and Nazi official Baldur von Schirach leading group down steps. Crowds in street along route saluting and holding banners. 01:35:04 Casket being carried by many bareheaded men in dark uniforms. 01:35:11 Overhead of street procession. German soldiers carry funeral wreath. LS of formation in shape of crossed arrow. Women in black. Men carrying iron cross symbols. Man crying. 01:35:41 Arrival at cemetery with casket. Huge banners with men's portraits on them. CU of officials saluting. LS large crowd there saluting in front of huge religious (?) icon.

Additional footage follows this newsreel clip, including:
01:36:09 to 01:38:14 General Nikolaus von Falkenhorst and Reich Commissar Joseph Terbovan greet Joseph Goebbels and other Nazi leaders in Oslo, Norway. They lay wreaths at graves of Germans who died in battle for Oslo. Others float a wreath in Oslo fjord where German cruiser Blucher was sunk by Norwegian torpedos.

01:38:15 to 01:39:02 Construction of Austrian hydroelectric plant.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:26
Event Date
1940
Locale
Bucharest, Romania
Oslo, Norway
Language
German
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-05-04 13:37:12
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