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  • Short Summary

    Admiral Karl Donitz and other Nazi leaders are arrested by British at Flensburg.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Flensburg, Germany.

    Various shots German officers and Nazi government officials being lead out of temporary government buildings. They have their hands on their heads and are under guard of British soldiers. Captured German soldiers are marched across courtyard. High ranking officers being lead out of building. L/S tank. British officers in tank having a conversation. More shots German officers and officials. C/U some German women, one holds a Dachshund. C/U British soldiers.

    More shots tanks. L/S Union Jack flying over government building. M/S Nazi leaders being escorted into building. M/S kids watching. M/S the high ranking German prisoners of war being escorted out of building. Various C/Us of high ranking officers: Grand Admiral Karl Donitz, Albert Speer and General Alfred Jodhl.

    Various shots of fishing harbour. Captured German officers and officials climb out of truck, still under guard of British. M/S women and children watching. M/S abandoned car. More shots German POWs being marched along. Spacing. Various shots tanks driving through streets.

    Note: the Nazi leaders were arrested at Flensburg on May 23rd 1945.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2139.13
    Media URN:
    63587
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:39:00 / 01:58:28:00
    Canister:
    UN 1154 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Alfred Jodhl" in text and tags should read Alfred Jodl.

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