Summary

Footage Information

Sherman Grinberg
Pathe
23308
SR004305_01_01.mov
5/1/1945
World War II: Berlin
Title card: "The Fall of Berlin First Pictures" / the Brandenburg Gate with Russian sailors and soldiers at the end of World War II / war debris, damaged and wrecked trucks and buildings / CU smiling Russians / aerials of gate and bombed out Berlin / smoke and flames from burning buildings / street sign, trucks, bricks, pipes, and other debris / destroyed government buildings / roofless Reichstag / exterior Adlon Hotel / destroyed Wilhelmstrasse / building flying Russian flag / Note: exact day not known
Germany
Berlin

Keywords

archival
newsreel
wars
World War II
Brandenburg Gate
soldiers
Russian military
Russian Army
Soviet military
sailors
wreckage
debris
government buildings
hotels
Hotel Adlon
Reichstag
exteriors
flags
Russian flags
Soviet flags
street signs
aerials
fires
flames
Wilhelmstrasse
military occupations
destruction
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