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American troops help a wounded German soldier in the aftermath of a counter-assault

Film | Accession Number: 2013.518 | RG Number: RG-60.1498 | Film ID: 2999
Image

Card: "German G.I. Shot in Counter-Attack, Bonn." Two soldiers in full gear stand in front of a brick house with rubble. Soldiers kneel in the forest with a gun. Trees. Fence post with wire. Plane in the sky. Soldiers in a ditch with guns. Plane. Wounded German soldier on the ground, face bloodied, covered in a camouflage makeshift blanket; he looks toward the camera. American soldier lights a cigarette and gives it to the wounded man. Two soldiers cut open his camouflage layer/poncho and pat him down. The Americans help him drink from a canteen.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:04:20
Event Date
May 1945?
Locale
Bonn, Germany
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
Property of Chrisam Films and courtesy of the Academy Film Archive
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Record last modified: 2018-03-07 13:30:20
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