• Short Summary

    Closing stages of the Red Army winter offensive.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "RED ARMY SUCCESSES".

    Soviet Union (USSR).

    Russian infantry and ski troops moving through a blizzard during the early 1943 winter offensive. Various shots of the Red Army tanks moving across the snow under fire. Various shots of more infantry advancing through snow. Several shots of the rounding up of German troops who have been taken prisoners. Good shots of Russian soldiers covered in snow, moving across snowy terrain. Various shots of the battered town of Kursk followed by the shots of the Soviet Army marching through Kursk after liberation. Various shots of the Russian heavy artillery in action in the snow in region of Rzhev. More German prisoners being rounded up. Red flag being rased. Various shots of the people of Rzhev standing by bodies of people who resisted the Germans. One young woman Vera Zherebetskaya, has sores on her hands after famine during German occupation.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1085.10
    Media URN:
    38080
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:43:00 / 01:18:00:00
    Canister:
    43/45

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