Soviet Newsreel Extracts 1941
Russian officers in the field - Marshal Voroshilov shakes hands with Timoshenko and Budienny.
10:26:34 Recruiting speech to young men. Recruits walk off through city streets.
10:28:00 Women arriving to give blood for wounded soldiers - several on stretchers having blood taken in sterile conditions - war effort - nurses preparing blood for transport.
10:29:05 Reconstructed air attack on village - shows alarm bell & people running for horses - livestock herded out of danger.
10:29:50 Men forward on battlefield - Abandoned German machines & documents - German prisoners - includes close ups past camera - dead Germans and wrecked vehicles.
10:30:44 Steel industry Interiors and exteriors - train - Oil derricks and workers.
10:31:50 22Jul41 Marching women civilians to fields - past village. Working in fields - spraying crops - boys plane spotting - Women learn about tractors in outdoor class - Kolkhoz - women scythe and gather hay.
10:34:45 23Jul41? Stalin, Kalinin, Mikoyan walking near Lenin’s tomb along pavement outside Kremlin - stills and etchings young Stalin. Stalin on mausoleum. Soviet fighters taking off.
10:35:45 Nursery scenes - children of Red Army soldiers? cared for by Soviet government w/ help from adolescent girls / young pioneers.
WWII. Eastern Front. Russia / USSR. Women At War. Blood Donation.