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Excerpts of Auschwitz liberation film

Film | Accession Number: 2001.352.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3249 | Film ID: 2534

Excerpts of "Oswiecem" film showing Auschwitz after liberation filmed by the Soviet military. Film clips including: Men and women behind barbed wire, winter, snow, view from the air of concentration camp barracks, electrified fence, interior of the women's area, corpses in front of buildings with a woman and child walking near them, children's concentration camp, children behind barbed wires showing the numbers [tattooed] on their arms, emaciated corpses, crematoria where they were burned, canisters of poison gas, Soviet soldiers in front of open mass graves, piles of cut hair, dentures, gold, eyeglasses.

Image
Film Title
Koncentraky 1945
Duration
00:05:44
Date
Event:  1945 January
Locale
Auschwitz, Poland
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Slovensky Filmovy Ustav
 
Record last modified: 2020-02-04 10:39:55
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