117th National Archives Film
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The National Archives descriptions for the video shown above is; "Infantry Advance-Bridge Across Canal near Braunschweig, Germany. April 11th, 1945. LSs, Co. I, K and L of the 117th Inf Regt, 30th Infantry Division, XIX Corps, Ninth US Army, cross canal.
Seg: German prisoners are taken by US infantrymen and questioned and searched in the streets.
Also included on entire film is 117th infantrymen move on Spellen; Liberation Ceremony in Maastricht, Holland.