German troops in France, 1940; French colonial POWs
- Film Title
- Westfeldzug 1940. Vormarsch in Frankreich und deutsche Truppen in Paris. [Western campaign 1940. Advance in France and German troops in Paris.]
- Event Date
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Bundesarchiv
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.
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