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German troops in France, 1940; French colonial POWs

Film | Accession Number: 2005.180.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4278 | Film ID: 2791

Reel 1: 00:50:35 Scenes on French country road. Captured French colonial troops in various uniforms walking several abreast along road (including Arab and African soldiers). French town (apparently not Paris). Hotel de Ville entrance and metal grille with sign. Pan to two Gothic cathedral towers badly damaged. Small sign "Kommandantur" hanging on door. Blurry images of damaged buildings.

Duration
00:03:06
Event Date
1940
Locale
Paris, France
France
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 11:03:20
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