March of Time -- outtakes -- Hitler speaks in Vienna after annexation of Austria
- Film Title
- Event Date
- 1938 March 15
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Arthur Seyss-Inquart, who was proclaimed Chancellor of Austria after the German takeover, addresses a huge crowd in Vienna. He introduces Adolf Hitler, who salutes the crowd from the podium. Hitler speaks briefly about the absorption of Austria into the Reich. More shots of the wildly cheering and saluting crowd. Shots of Hitler's car arriving at a large government building and greeting officials. A wreath with a ribbon bearing Hitler's name stands in front of the building. Planes fly overhead. The next scene is a military parade through the streets of Vienna. Hitler salutes from the sidelines.
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