Yugoslavia: soldiers dancing; officers and prisoners; villagers
- Event Date
- April 20-21, 1945
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Reel 7: Soldiers dancing in streets of Vinkovci, accordion player. US ambassador Richard C. Patterson and US officers in Dakovo, entering cathedral - pan, steeple to partially damaged church. Patterson, Kusovac Labud, Yugoslavian Propaganda Chief, and Col Charles Thayer looking through field glasses at fighting. Group of officers leaving German prison. Soldiers riding in horse-drawn carts on way to front, Patterson and officers watching from jeep. Officers interrogating prisoners. CUs, men eating. 03:15:23 Partisan General Peko Dapcevic with an American official (Gen Dapcevic became Tito's chief of staff). They leave in an automobile.
03:16:22 Slate: "Combat Camera Unit 1, Camera 5, Date 4-20, Yugo, Take 1" Locals buying and reading newspapers; vendor selling papers. Street scene in Clerks Colony, people walking and riding horse-drawn carts in residential area; women and children washing in slum area, CUs.
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