WWII - 1944, Yugoslavia: Tito’s Partisans, May 1944
Yugoslav partisans march sloppily on drill field - VS soldiers past and towards camera, some w/ rifles. Sergeant calls forward four soldiers - salute and return to ranks; CU sergeant. VS sergeant talking w/ soldiers inc. women and boys; CUs women in uniform standing alongside men;
01:11:24 CUs male soldier twists his mustache for camera. Women w/ Red Cross badges on uniforms. Troops march through village past church watched by local boys. Partisans in chow line - stew served in mess tins.
01:13:13 CU wall w/ pictures of Roosevelt, Stalin, Churchill & Tito w/ US, British, Soviet and Yugoslav flags and banner ‘?Vili Nasi Saveznici Engleska Amerika SSSR’; CUs portraits w/ flags. Troops resting in barracks. Women soldiers on steps w/ young children and rifles.
01:15:21 Partisans dance in large circle w/ linked arms; CUs dancing feet; soldier playing accordion, others singing inc. women and boys.
01:16:51 Women soldiers marching in mountains. Three female soldiers on rocky ground w/ machine guns / rifles. CU portrait of Marshal Tito.
WW2; Women at War. Training; 1940s;