Jewish refugees at a United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) camp for displaced persons in Admont, Austria. Residents walk out of the camp with shovels in hand and hoe crops. Men and women together hoe crops. Refugee women do laundry in the backyard of their quarters at the camp. Four men walk on a road then stand and talk to each other. Views of snow-capped mountains in the background.
Jewish refugees at the Admont, Austria camp for displaced persons operated by the UNRRA (United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration). A woman plays with a young girl who is sitting on her lap in an open field. Jewish children play in an agricultural farm, two young boys sing songs. Teenage refugee youth study at a school in the refugee camp, held outdoors with views of snow-capped Austian mountains around. Students sit on the benches outside the school building. The teacher writes on a board with chalk. Part of the writing reads, "We hope to go to Palestine." A couple reads notices on an outdoor bulletin board. An older man sits on the step outside housing barracks and draws in the dirt on the ground using a stick.
Trial of Nazi leaders for war crimes at Nuremberg, Germany in 1946. Guido Schmidt, former Foreign Minister of Austria testifies regarding Adolf Hitler's decision to annex Austria. Footage of Adolf Hitler meeting Austrian Chancellor Kurt Schuschnigg and later Germans annex Austria in Anschluss.
An elementary school teaches English in Vienna, Austria. Austrian children in a classroom recite their first lines of newly learned English. They come to the front of the class and speak English words by indicating the drawings on a blackboard.
Scenes from Nuremberg Trials, including footage of prior events being discussed in the trials. Nazi officer reads an announcement to Hilter and Nazi leadership confirming the March 7, 1936 occupation and remilitarization of the Rhineland by the German Army, and the loyalty of the German Army. German Army rally and parade is held in Nuremberg. Soldiers march and goosestep, along with Nazi leadership such as Hermann Goering, while Hitler speaks assuring peaceful intentions by Germany. German officials Goering, Rader, and von Neurath arrive at special meeting with Hitler and Generals von Blomberg and von Fritsch in November 1937 to plan conquer of Czechoslovakia and Austria. Tall meeting chamber doors under armed guard. Scenes from February 1938 Berchtesgaden meeting arranged by von Papen with Austrian Chancellor Schuschnigg, Hitler, Keitel, and von Ribbentrop walking on grounds. Car approaches Berghof. Guido Schmidt, former foreign minister of Austria seen at the meeting, and then seen on stand testifying at Nuremberg trials concerning Hitler's decision to annex Austria. Scenes of German troops marching and a night-time rally parade in Austria. View of Schuschnigg on March 9, 1938 at podium during meeting announcing a plebiscite vote on Austrian independence. Views of German newspaper headlines denouncing the plebiscite and demanding Schuschnigg's resignation. Crowd surrounds new Chancellor Arthur von Seyss-Inquart with Nazi salutes following Schuschnigg's resignation. Next is scenes of March 12, 1938 German Anschluss annexation of Austria. Initial German forces seen meeting some resistance by Austrian citizens. Germany army rolling into Austria and dismantling border gates. Hitler memo announces intent to annex Czechoslovakia. Operation Green leader Konrad Henlein seen walking in parade with officials. Scenes of Munich Pact signing ceremony. Czech President Hacha walks with Nazi leaders and enters car for meeting to hear German ultimatum. Map shows lands grabbed by German
Audio only. Nazi war leaders on trial in Nuremberg Germany. Coverage on how the charges will be grouped. The speaker focuses on three major issues: international situations and aspirations for expansion of Germany between 1943-1945; conquering of Austria and Czechoslovakia, and improvement of military and political positions.