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Yugoslavia: damage; village; soldiers marching; liberation ceremony in village square; food truck

Film | Accession Number: 2002.541.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3539 | Film ID: 2511

Reel 5: Destroyed bridge in Vinkovci. Street scene, troops marching through village; soldiers' feet as they are marching revealing ragged shoes; partisan soldier band playing in honor of late FDR. Tanks lined up, men standing at attention, bugler plays salute. Infantry troops firing volley of shots. Troops crossing destroyed bridge carrying Yugoslavian flag, supplies, ammunition. Speakers and dignitaries standing on flag-draped balcony; citizens of Vinkovci gathered in streets to celebrate the liberation of their village. Mayor Nikola Jaksic speaking to crowds, cheering. Col. Mijaklo Todorovic, Commissar of the 1st Yugoslavian Army speaking. Speakers on balcony, crowds in square. Soldiers lined up beside food truck, eating.

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:09:43
Event Date
1945 April
Locale
Yugoslavia
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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