• Short Summary

    The 15th anniversary of the liberation - May 8, 1945 - of surviving prisoners in the Nazi concentration camp of Neuengamme, near Hamburg, was marked by ceremony, May 6, commemorating the victims of the Hitler regime at the memorial to them at Ohlsdorf Cemetery, Hamburg.

  • Description

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    ANGLE SHOT.. Memorial.
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    2.
    LV Arrival of President Lubke.
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    3.
    SV Hamburg Jewish community look on.
    0.13

    4.
    LV Wreaths laid on memorial.
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    5.
    SCU Police representatives at memorial.
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    6.
    SV President and Burgomaster stand in front of wreaths and memorial.
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    SCU Wreath from President.
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    CU Ditto.
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    9.
    CU Wreath from Senate.
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    SCU President and Burgomaster shake hands with Jewish representatives.
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    11.
    SV President and Burgomaster bid goodbye and walk away from Jewish representatives.
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    12.
    LV Jewish representatives leave.
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    13.
    CV Of memorial, people leave.
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    Background: The 15th anniversary of the liberation - May 8, 1945 - of surviving prisoners in the Nazi concentration camp of Neuengamme, near Hamburg, was marked by ceremony, May 6, commemorating the victims of the Hitler regime at the memorial to them at Ohlsdorf Cemetery, Hamburg.

    Attending the ceremony was President Lubke, Burgomaster of Hamburg, Max Brauer, representatives of Hamburg's Jewish community and Hamburg police. Wreaths from the President and from the Hamburg Senate were placed on the memorial.

    Situated at the memorial are 40 urns containing ashes of victims from all concentration camps that were set up in Germany.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABTU2TBM7TOYRWTRG3EA7JR296
    Media URN:
    VLVABTU2TBM7TOYRWTRG3EA7JR296
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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