117th National Archives Film

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This is just a segment of an entire 30 minute film.  If you are interested in obtaining a copy of the entire film please contact: Mike Pitruzzello   Email: 


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.