Die Deutsche Wochenschau № 566 (1941)

Newsreel №59345, 4 parts, duration: 0:32:39
Production: UFA

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1. Of the Soviet Union.

Eastern front, southern sector.

Combat operations.

Fly German aircraft.

The retreating columns of Soviet troops.

The Germans are studying the data of aerial photography.

German planes take to the air.

Flying bombs on the Soviet column.

Destroyed Soviet fortifications near Lviv.

2. Of the Soviet Union.

German troops advancing on the lions.

Lviv city panorama.

The Ukrainian population welcomed entering the city by German troops.

Speaker of the murders in Lvov prison, committed by the Bolsheviks.

From prison, endure corpses.

A woman mourns the victim.

The scene of the massacre of the local population with the Jews.

Looters and Jews in front of the camera.

The destruction of Soviet symbols, the destruction of the portrait of Stalin.

German planes bombed an aircraft factory "Bolshevik".

3. Of the Soviet Union.


The offensive of the German troops at Bialystok and Minsk.

Surrendering to the red army.

The fire barricades on the highway near Minsk.

Soviet prisoners of war.

German troops rush forward.

Information about captured prisoners.

Locations: USSR [863]

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4. Of the Soviet Union.

The continuation of the battle for Minsk.

German guns shelled the Soviet positions.

Fierce fighting.

German soldiers in the offensive.

Soviet soldiers are fleeing to surrender to the Germans.

German weapon occupies a new position.

The attack of Soviet tanks.

Burning a Soviet tank.

5. Of the Soviet Union.

Camp for Soviet prisoners.

Columns of prisoners.

6. Of the Soviet Union.

Eastern front.

The German bombers.

The inscription on the bombs: "Russian eggs".

Bombing the Soviet airfield.

German planes in the air, the air battle.

7. Of the Soviet Union.



The German offensive in the district of Vilnius.


Motorcyclists boost water line.

On the highway.

The destroyed town.

The German tanks.

Fragments of the battle.

A column of German soldiers.

The population of Vilnius welcomed entered the town of German soldiers.

Shot down in the district of Daugavpils of the Soviet bomber.

German units move to Daugavpils.

Burning buildings.

Abandoned and damaged Soviet equipment.

German troops are fighting near Riga.

The German part of the boost move.

Locations: USSR [863]

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8. Of the Soviet Union.

German troops in Riga.

Tanks driving on the streets.

German soldiers are engaged in fighting fires.

The population welcomed the German troops.

Latvian girls in traditional costumes atmosphere.

9. Of the Soviet Union.

German bombers bombed Liepaja.

Planes in the air.

10. Of the Soviet Union.

German tanks in the attack on Jonava, riding along the dusty road.

The shelling of the Soviet fortifications.

Shot gun on Soviet positions.


German soldiers on the outskirts of Jonava.

Locations: Latvia [122] Lithuania [128]

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The burning city.

Surrendering to the red army.

Burning tank on the side of the road, abandoned the cannon.

German cavalry and infantry.

11. Of the Soviet Union.

The invasion of the Germans in Jonava, the destruction of the city.

Synagogue in Jonava, internal view.

From the entrance run out a boy and a girl, behind them German soldiers with guns.

The Germans rounded up in one place men, among them Jews.

12. Of the Soviet Union.


German units move to the East, horse-drawn carts.

German soldiers running circuit, a signaller with the coil, the soldiers run across the bridge.

The vehicle gunner shoots.

Shelling the Soviet position.

Soviet soldiers attacked the bunker, the German burns it with a flamethrower.

The Germans in the Lithuanian city of Siauliai.

Go carts, cavalry, motorized columns.

The population welcomed the German soldiers.

Women give flowers.

The soldiers handed out the latest issue of frontline newspaper.

Near the mobile radio station a crowd of people, they tear a portrait of Stalin.

German units move to Liepaja.

The dust on the road, soldiers with bandaged to protect it from dust by mouth.

The undermining of ammunition, vzmetayutsya flames, flying debris.

Street fighting in Liepaja.

German soldiers on the streets.

They are shelling the enemy.

A German soldier calls in Russian through the mouthpiece of Soviet soldiers to surrender.

Burning buildings.

Liepaja in the hands of the Germans.


German troops followed farther East.

Riding tanks, soldiers boots treading the dusty road.

Locations: Lithuania [128]

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