German troops advance in Russia; captured Russians; wounded soldier
Reel 1: A tank rolls past several waiting trucks. German soldiers mill about next to a burning Russian tank. Panning shot of German military vehicles and soldiers at the edge of a forest clearing. 00:01:10 Box marked "Akten" [files] and box marked "I a" with other items at outdoor HQ. CU of a soldier sleeping next to the base of a tree. A German soldier looks at a grieving Russian soldier (?). Panning shot of captured Russians. 00:01:55 General Baron von Funck (Commander of the 7th Panzer Division) without hat, exits large vehicle. 00:02:07 Gen. Zorn (?) in coat and hat, close view (before 27 July 41 when he received the Iron Cross). CUs of destroyed Russian military vehicles (motorcycle and tank). Quick shot of a truck crossing a bridge and a Red Cross motorcycle driving through the mud. A German officer speaks to a Soviet prisoner. CU of a Red Cross flag. A wounded German soldier is carried; others receiving medical care.
- Film Title
Einsatz der 7. Panzer Division im Mittelabschnitt der Ostfront, Russland, Sommer 1941 [Action of the 7th tank division in the central sector of the Eastern Front, Russia, Summer 1941]
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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