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Awards ceremonies featuring Axmann, Backe, Mutschmann, Funk, Ley

Film | Accession Number: 2005.64.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4227 | Film ID: 2767

Nazi officials preside over awards ceremonies for youth and workers. Artur Axmann, who replaced Baldur von Schirach as leader of the Hitler Youth in 1940, speaks to a group of young women and men. Reichsminister Herbert Backe hands out certificates. Gauleiter Martin Mutschmann is also present. Another awards ceremony for workers features Robert Ley speaking at a podium. Reich Economy Minister Walther Funk presents the awards. Close-ups on some of the workers' faces. Nine men who have been named Pioneers of Labor (Pionere der Arbeit) by Hitler are congratulated by Ley.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:01:35
Event Date
1944 May 01
Locale
Germany
Language
German
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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