Summary: The German viewpoint of events prior to and during the Polish campaign.
Reel 3: German engineers repair a bridge over the Vistula. Tanks ford the river and motorized columns cross the bridge. Reconnaissance planes fly over. Stukas dive-bomb a supply train and grounded Polish aircraft. Shows closeups of the wreckage.
See publication in USHMM Library: "Feldzug in Polen" 1939. Monograph on content, background, production, published by Institut fuer den wissenschaftlichen Film, Goettingen.
Produced in Germany
Acquired by US Army Signal Corps
Not Identified Yet
Biography / History:
1994.119.1 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this from the National Archives and Records Administration in September 1994.
Fritz Hippler; Music: Herbert Windt
Sepp Algeier; Walter Frentz; Heinz Jaworsky; Arthur Linke; Hanns Scholz; Wilhelm Siems; Erich Stoll; Richard Unger
National Archives & Records Administration (NARA), 111 M 527.3 R-3
35mm; b/w; composite
Betacam SP; VHS
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