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Commemoration of 1948: ceremony on Fort de Bilt

Week number 48-19

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Remembrance Day at Fort de Bilt, a 19th century militairy fort near Utrecht. During the Second World War it was occupied by the Germans and resistance fighters were executed there. SHOTS: ext. Fort de Bilt; int.: grave crosses; at the grave monument in the courtyard a memorial ceremony is held by civilians and soldiers; the trumpet is blown; soldiers stand to attention; former members of the resistance lay a wreath; mothers and widows lay flowers.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
4 May 1948
Length:
01:05

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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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