Berlin - food situation, General Daniel hands over to General Craig and unveiling of memorial.
Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.
Precarious food situation, General Daniel hands over to General Craig and unveiling of memorial to resistance leaders who attempted to assassinate Hitler - all in Berlin, Germany.
German newsreel titles read: 'Denkt an BERLIN'.
Signs on front of shops and doors giving prices (of food?). General view of people sitting at tables in a hall, counting out German money. C/U of sign in German. C/U of food vouchers. C/U old lady accepting food voucher. M/S voucher being handed in to fruit stall holder and exchanged for goods. (This is story of East Berliners being allowed to cross border into the West Zone to buy food - exchange rate 1 Eastern German Mark to 2 Western Marks.)
Various shots of American troops marching past United States General Daniel, who takes the salute. He is leaving Berlin and hands US Garrison over to General Craig. Tanks followed by helicopter moving past. General Daniel shakes hands with General Craig.
M/S of signpost to pointing to Bendlerstrasse. General view of German General Staff Building. General view of ceremony round memorial which is to honour resistance leaders who attempted to assassinate Hitler on 20 July 1944. They were executed on the spot where the memorial stands. M/S three German women, probably relations of the Resistance Movement. M/S of Mayor Ernst Reuter speaking into microphones - brief sections of speech are natural sound. C/U of German woman in deep mourning. C/U Count Stauffenberg, son of the Colonel who laid the bomb. C/U of another relative. M/S of Reuter speaking. M/S of small crowd watching. General view of ceremony of the unveiling. L/S of crowd watching. Various shots of the statue. People seen here include Countess Stauffenberg, Frau Schreiber and Frau Beck.