April 24-26, 1945
Imperial War Museums
Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after liberation. More shots of camp: smoke, tents, cooking fires, people wandering. MS through barbed wire fence where bin full of potato peelings is tipped over, two women look through waste for scraps. One Hungarian and one British sentry observe as female internees reach through fence for scraps; guards kick remnants towards them.
See Story 2593, Film ID 1000 for some duplicate footage.
Biography / History:
1995.146.1 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum purchased these liberation segments from the Imperial War Museum in London in February 1995.
Imperial War Museum, A70/311/4+5
Betacam SP; VHS
03:08:37 - 03:10:50