WWII - 1943, Ukraine, USSR: Liberation of Kiev
People returning to city past burning buildings ca. 06Nov43 - welcoming Red Army liberators. Woman in street wringing hands at destruction as tanks pass in BG. Ukrainian civilians wave at Soviet troops on tank - kiss & shake hands w/ soldiers. Belongings pulled on carts. Bodies of those killed by Gestapo litter ground - men, women, children - mourning women. Ruins of University of Kiev. Soldiers tear down German sign & deface portrait of Adolf Hitler. Street scenes - almost deserted city.
16:03:38 Marshal Zhukov walking through city w/ Khrushchev - crying woman hugs Khruschev, man kisses him - given drawing of Stalin.
16:04:37 Moscow - gun salute & fireworks over Red Square & Kremlin to celebrate Kiev’s liberation.
16:05:09 Zhukov & Khrushchev in front of statue of Lenin? in Kiev. High shots across Kiev. Good.
WW2; Eastern Front; Nazi Occupation; Refugees / DPs; Russia;
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