Firing Squad At Work 1945

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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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