• Short Summary

    French President Charles de Gaulle journeyed to the war-time concentration camp of Struthof in Alsace July 24 to dedicate a monument to the thousands of resistance fighters who died there at the hands of Nazi gaolers.

  • Description

    French President Charles de Gaulle journeyed to the war-time concentration camp of Struthof in Alsace July 24 to dedicate a monument to the thousands of resistance fighters who died there at the hands of Nazi gaolers.

    The memorial - constructed by a national subscription fund - depicted the silhouette of a resistance deportee seen within a white flame. It symbolized the spirit of those who died at Struthof - the only concentration camp built in France during the war.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADT2TMGYUX35CML94PRB4IIB6Z
    Media URN:
    VLVADT2TMGYUX35CML94PRB4IIB6Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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