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Surrendering to the Germans; burying German soldiers

Film | Accession Number: 2005.180.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4260 | Film ID: 2786

Reel 2: 00:04:23 Quick CU of a German soldier firing a rifle. German military trucks traveling through a village. Panning shot of locals standing outside village buildings. CU of a three-striped flag atop a flagpole in the middle of a large plaza surrounded by small buildings; German military vehicles enter the plaza. Soviet soldiers approaching the Germans on horseback waving a large white flag; Russians are surrounded by a group of German soldiers. Pan of a wooden bridge; a soldier swings a rifle (cuts out).

Reel 3: 00:05:27 (Repeat in RG-60.4262) Shots of buildings on fire in the distance, column of smoke. Civilians work on burying German soldiers as soldiers look on. CUs of graves, installation of crosses, placement of helmets/flowers on graves. CU of a helmet with a large hole in it.

Duration
00:03:59
Event Date
1941
Locale
Soviet Union
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 11:03:18
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