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HNL 1073 : WW II - Germany & Poland

Hitler addresses conference, Nazi ensignia behind him, Could be the German Parliament, Goering seated alongside. Maps show German attacks on Poland. Polish people prepare for war. Recruits, civilians digging air raid shelters, Maps of Poland, Polish troops in horse drawn carts, graphics show difference between German & Polish strength, (mute) WWII
Access No. 124672 | 2 mins 56 secs | 1930s | Germany, Poland | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Germany attacks Poland September 1, 1939. Heavily armoured German troops advancing, outnumbering Polish troops. Artillery & Tanks, German planes attack Polish land & aircraft. POV firing on stationary aircraft, air to air plane hit & begins to smoke, Dog fight, flaming plane crashes, int German plane, aerial target as bombs dropped on city, air to air plane drops bombs, Stuka dive bomber, POV as it heads to the ground, VS Polish civilians leaving the city & hiding in the forest,troops on horseback, Germans advance across a river with destroyed bridge in B/G, MS Hitler making a speech (mute). WWII
Access No. 124674 | 3 mins 15 secs | 1930s | Poland | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |