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German soldiers in Austria; Celebrating liberation in Paris

Film | Accession Number: 1998.188.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3693 | Film ID: 2617B
Image

Title: "L'Allemagne entres est ou west" Tank. Border with Austria. Tyrol. Men aboard truck with armbands reading "Heimat," waving, shaking hands. Women in village courtyard, soldiers. CU, flag, memorial pillar with engraved names of towns. HAS, Austrian village. Dead French prisoners, preparing for burial. CUs, photographs. In city, CUs Daladier, Reynaud, Princess de Grace, Clemencau, Gen. Weygand, etc. Soldiers return home, marching with belongings, flag. In Paris, newspaper headlines, "Capitulation sans condition" "Victoire" De Gaulle's voice on loudspeaker, people listening on street, flags hanging from building, crowds. Marching in streets, with flags, crowds, women and soldiers on trucks. De Gaulle walking in street, saluting, presenting wreath at tomb of US, signing book. Statue, Arc de Triomphe, flags.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:05:44
Event Date
1945
Locale
Paris, France
Austria
Language
French
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Etablissement Cinematographique et Photographique des Armees
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Record last modified: 2018-05-03 09:13:18
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