A cemetery in Terezin, Czechoslovakia. Terezin was a death camp for political prisoners in Bohemia during World War II. Graves at the cemetery. A rough cross made of a vertical piece of wood crossed with metal slabs with words '26,000 victims of German Nazism' in French, English, Czech and Russian.
Exhumation of Czech patriots, the victims of Nazi atrocities, from Terezin and Karlovy Vary prison camps in Czech. German prisoners of war work in graves with shovels exhuming bodies of Czech patriots. Dead bodies lifted on the litter by prisoners. Bodies taken for identification. Dead bodies kept on wooden platforms in a yard for doctors' identification.
Exhumation of Czech patriots, the victims of Nazi atrocities, from Terezin and Karlovy Vary prison camps in Czech. Officers of Military Police, prisoners of war and other enlisted men take the bodies out of mass graves for their identification. Piles of dead bodies taken out of the mass graves. Prisoners take out corpses, doctor doing identification tests in dead body. Prisoners take bodies in coffins for burial. Number of coffins for reburial at a ceremony.
Exhumation of Czech patriots, the victims of Nazi atrocities, from Terezin and Karlovy Vary prison camps in Czech. Prisoners dig the mass graves and take out dead bodies of Czech patriots. Dead bodies inside the graves in deteriorated condition. Workers pull out the dead bodies. A worker sprays water to clear mud from the faces of bodies for identification. A doctor examines the bodies. Dead bodies on wooden platforms kept for identification. Reburial of dead bodies keeping them in flower decked coffins. Soldiers lower rifle and salute as the coffins lowered in graves.
Election eve in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Pavements covered with election literature. Czech citizens voting on the election day. Several views of people reading results of the elections on posters placed in the streets. Facade of the Social Democratic Party Headquarters - number 3. Facade of the headquarters of the Communist Party - number 1 written on a large linen. A poster shows a child arising from a sickle and a hammer. A tramway decorated with the number 1 passes in front of the Communist Party headquarters and the oldest tower in Prague.
A memorandum expresses Adolf Hitler's desire to invade Czechoslovakia. Munich Pact discussed during the trial of Nazi leaders for war crimes in Nuremberg, Germany in 1946. Footage from 193 8 as Adolf Hitler and other leaders from Britain, Italy and France sign Munich Agreement or Munich Pact that leads to annexation of Czechoslovakia by Nazi Germany. Czech President Emil Hacha arrives to meet the German leaders.