Firing Squad At Work 1945

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Kitzingen, a town in the German state of Bavaria. Filmed by Lieut Byars of the US Seventh Army on 23 April 1945.

L/S firing squad, US 7th Army soldiers are gathered in the Florian-Geyer athletic ground in Kitzingen. M/S as US officers led by a field grade...



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UN 1236 D
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01:30:07:00 / 01:31:37:00
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  • "Location of events unknown / unclear." - a clapperboard in mid-clip tells us that the location is Kitzingen in Germany.

    The date of filming is 23 April 1945.

    The footage is filmed by Lt Byars of the U.S. 7th Army.

    jamied 11th Dec 2012

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