Imperial War Museums
IWM Caption Sheet
Huts/barracks burned by flamethrowers from military tank. Conflagration. Building engulfed in flames and thick black smoke. Soldiers. Fire blowing tractor lumbers along, shooting fire. LS of trucks driving around camp. Panoramic shots of smoke and burning camp.
For some duplicate (although poorer quality) footage, see Story 2655, Film ID 165.
Biography / History:
1991.251.1 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased this collection of film segments about the liberation of Belsen from the Imperial War Museum in London in March 1991.
Lt. Martin Wilson; Sgt. H. Hewitt
Imperial War Museum, A700/337/1-2
35mm positive b/w
1"; 3/4"; Betacam SP (PAL & NTSC); VHS
17:12:59 - 17:17:04