Montage of Leningrad: 1941 attack & civilians in winter
Montage: Russian troops (?) moving forward, crawling, running, firing machine guns. In fields, trenches & some village shots.
14:06:00 Group of soldiers waiting. Battle scenes, carrying & treating wounded. Unid. troops & locations.
14:06:27 Remaining walls of five story building dynamited. Artillery chalked Leningrad. View from distance; statue & buildings. German troops outside large building. German artillery moved & fired, shells exploding, buildings burning. Aerial over Russian city from bomber, smoke from bombs; destroyed building & Russians cleaning rubble & aftermath.
14:07:34 Trucks of Russian (?) soldiers thru city, reviewed in falling snow by officers & civilians; tanks.
14:07:54 Marchers w/ banners across bridge over canal or ??. Women & children walking in snow across bridge. Truck convoy across Lake Lagoda ice at night. Men in overcoats working in munitions factory, crate w/ label: “Friends of war attack iron ring of the blockade”. Cutting bread. Civilians crossing bridge w/ city behind in sunny day w/ snow on ground,pulling sleds. Pulling coffin in street w/ ice on trees & wires. Overhead shot of cleaning trolley rails.
Horrors of War; Fighting; Battles; Siege of Leningrad;