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    Mathausen Concentration Camp nr Linz, Austria.

    LS. Through window across courtyard of prison block. LS. Prison yard showing gate in background. Pan to prison walls. LS. Elevated view, prison buildings. CU. Man in crowd. LS. Chimneys being knocked down. LS. Stone bench on which the dead were laid. Pan around to people crying. MS. People looking at writing on wall. One man points. MS. Stone benches covered with rubble. MS. Entrance to crematorium. Pan up to chimney. MS. People looking at closed door in wall. LS. People entering crematorium. SCU. Two people looking into receptacle of crematorium. They walk away. Pan to another oven with flowers in it. LS. People walking through graveyard. SCU. Woman kneeling at graveside. She flops down and kisses grave. LS. Elevated, coffin being carried through streets of Turin. SCU. Guard of Honour. LS. Elevated, pallbearers holding coffin. Italian Senator H. E. Gasporotto pays tribute. SCU. Woman kneeling at graveside, folds handkerchief which contains earth from grave and kisses handkerchief. CU. Woman kissing handkerchief.

    (Comb. Lav.)

    Date found in the old record - 04/11/1948. Italian voiceover.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:46:00 / 01:12:38:00
    UN 2028 K
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    UN 2028 K
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Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Mathausen" in title, text and tags should read Mauthausen.

    "H E Gasporotto" should read Luigi Gasparotto.

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