Communist Military Parade, East Berlin

Communist Military Parade, East Berlin
Clip: 503524_1_1
Year Shot: 1951 (Estimated Year)
Audio: Yes
Video: B/W
Tape Master: 1482
Original Film: HFR-SFL-35-032
Location: East Berlin, German Democratic Republic (East Germ
Timecode: 02:46:11 - 02:47:03

Master 1482 - Tape 2 High angle LS East German Army soldiers marching in strict, tight formation during Red Communist military parade in East Berlin, German Democratic Republic (East Germany). Panning TLS East German Army soldiers wearing dress uniforms and carrying Russian PPD 34/38 submachine guns, marching in tight formation along parade route. LS East German soldiers wearing helmets, riding in treaded Soviet trucks towing field artillery during parade. Panning TLS Soviet T-34-85 medium tank on parade, tank commander leaning out turret hatch. Panning MS field artillery being towed. All equipment and weaponry is Soviet-made. VO: "... Should the Western powers include German troops in a European defense system? Telenews reports on the critical issue. Russia is rearming East Germany. Does that challenge have to be met?"