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Russian soldiers buried at Vredehof in Amersfoort', lastmodified='Tue Jan 05 12:03:14 CET 2016', show='true', date='Thu Mar 28 00:00:00 CET 1946', offline='Sun Jun 01 00:00:00 CEST 2110', online='Tue Jun 01 00:00:00 CEST 2010', creator='beeldengeluid', publisher='Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid', title='Russische soldaten op Vredehof te Amersfoort begraven', created='Tue Jun 01 13:56:36 CEST 2010', contributor is null, length='125620', dc_creator='Polygoon-Profilti (producent) / Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid (beheerder)', hasformat is null, keywords='krijgsmacht Sovjet-Unie; massagraven; plechtigheden; begrafenissen; kransleggingen; Tweede Wereldoorlog; militairen; graven', relation is null, number='24761', intro='

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Week number 46-14

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On and near the terrain of the former concentration camp Amersfoort mass graves have been found. Russian soldiers killed by the Germans are reburied at the cemetery "Vredehof" in Amersfoort with militairy honour and a Russian Orthodox ceremony. SHOTS: - fence around the concentration camp; - open burial pits between trees; soldiers digging and handing dug up items to officers; - overview of some of the dug up personal items a.o. pieces of clothing; - soldiers place coffins in a line in a large burial pit; - funeral procession with a.o. soldiers in funeral march, moves with coffin to the cemetery, Russian priest with censer in front; - at the cemetery the priest pronounces the absolution; a firing squad fires salutes over the coffin; (Dutch, French, American, English, Russian) officers stand to attention; wreath laying.

Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
28 March 1946


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Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision