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Jewish refugees leave Germany for Marseilles, 1948

Film | Accession Number: 2019.562 | RG Number: RG-60.7109 | Film ID: 4476

Platform in train station in Germany. Jewish refugees and officials and a truck in front of the passenger railcars. CU women and children waving and looking out of a train car: “PWA Reserve Zug 72” written on the side. CU refugees wave out of the open door of a train car. Door with sign: “nicht öffnen bevor der zug balt.” 01:08:10 A few men direct trucks. A truck is loaded with luggage and people. Second truck from the back, being loaded with luggage and people, License Plates: “Marseille B de R.A” and “5988 C n 5”. Trucks full of people driving down a road on a rocky, snowy hillside, headed for Marseilles.


Duration
00:03:33
Date
Event:  June-July 1948
Locale
Germany
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-22 13:09:19
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