French workers remove sandbags from Luxor Obelisk and remove defenses following German capture of Paris in World War 2.
Paris France Date:1940, June Duration:47 sec Sound:Yes
German newsreel shows activities of French workers in Paris,France following capture and occupation of the city by Nazi German forces in World War II. French workers and soldiers lined up on a ladder and removing sandbag defensive protections from the Luxor Obelisk. Buildings in the background. Workers pull nails from boards as they disassemble defensive positions and gun emplacements. Long line of saddened workers and French soldiers pass buckets slowly in a bucket brigade. Eiffel Tower in the background.
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