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Exhumation of bodies massacred in the Katyn Forest

Film | Accession Number: 2003.473.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3860 | Film ID: 2664

Exhumations of bodies of 12,000 Polish army officers massacred by Soviets. The Katyn massacre took place in 1940. The bodies were exhumed by the Nazis in 1943.

Image
Duration
00:11:57
Date
Event:  1943
Locale
Katyn Forest, Soviet Union
Language
German
Genre/Form
Propaganda.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Filmoteka Narodowa
 
Record last modified: 2020-02-04 10:40:08
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