• Short Summary

    Red Army celebrating victory in Konigsberg region in Germany.

  • Description

    Konigsberg (Kaliningrad Oblast), Germany / Soviet Union (USSR).

    French title reads 'Aux Morts de Koenigsberg'.

    Various shots of the troops lined up in front of a large obelisk style memorial. Memorial being unveiled.

    Various shots of the Russian bomber planes in action. Several shots of the Russian artillery in action. Red Army officer looking trough binoculars. Several shots of distant explosions across fields. More shots of the Red Army in action, bombers, artillery, street fighting scenes, taking prisoners etc. Mass of prisoners being rounded, rubble, burning buildings etc.

    Close up shot of memorial with names of the dead. Woman in crowd around memorial crying. Child also crying. Various shots of the Russian troops marching, officers saluting from dais, planes flying in formation overhead.

    French voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2181.17
    Media URN:
    74302
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:13:00 / 01:37:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 1344 A

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