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50 years since Belsen liberation

Title
50 years since Belsen liberation
Genre
Interview; Advertisement
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:16:18
Description
50th anniversary of the liberation of Belsen concentration camp. Nicky Broyd talks to Hugh Stewart, ex-army officer controlling the film unit who arrived at the camp within days of its liberation, on the job of the film unit, experiences of the liberation, and the fact his work revealed the Nazi death machinery to the world. Freddie Nowler, ex-prisoner at Belsen, discusses his experiences with Martin Young. Includes commercial break.
Contributors
Martin Young; Nicky Broyd; Hugh Stewart; Freddie Nowler
Keywords
Death; Germany; Nazis; War crimes; Imprisonment; Second World War (1939-1945); Concentration camps; Holocaust; Nazism; Reminiscence; Belsen; Hugh Stewart; Freddie Nowler; Martin Wilson; Bill Laurie(?); John Lawrence(?); Mike Lewis; Norman Midgley; Dick Leatherbarrow; Anniversaries

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