Destruction of German war factories in Ebenhausen, Germany soon after World War II. An explosion blows up German Fabrik Ebenhausen war plant. Smoke billows up. U.S. officers and soldiers inspect the ruins of war plant after the blasting.
The huge IG Farben plant is blown up in Ebenhausen, Germany. The plant produced tons of nitrocellulose daily for the German war. United States soldiers sit. Commanding Officer discusses with other officer. A sign board reads: 'Schwaben Controll Office'. The Commanding officer pulls the handle and the plant blasts. Rubble and wrecked parts of the machinery.
Destruction of German war factories in Ebenhausen, Germany soon after World War II. U.S. soldiers inspect the ruins of war plant after the blasting. Soldiers walk over debris and rubble.
Destruction of German war factories in Ebenhausen, Germany soon after World War II. U.S. General Lucian Truscott sets off dynamite detonator. U.S. soldiers walk through ruins of the German war plant in a wooded area after the blast.
Destruction of German war factories in Ebenhausen, Germany soon after World War II. U.S. soldiers walk through ruins of German IG Farben war plant in wooded area after the blasting.
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