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World Leaders Honor Roosevelt (1945)

National Archives and Records Administration - ARC 39166, LI 208-UN-1049 - World Leaders Honor Roosevelt (1945). Series: Motion Picture Films from "United News" Newsreels, compiled 1942 - 1945. Part 1 shows scenes at St. Paul's Cathedral and at Notre Dame Cathedral where services are held honoring President Roosevelt at his death. Personages in London: Ambassador Winant, Adm. Stark, King Haakon VII, King Peter II, Queen Wilhelmina and Princess Juliana, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, and Princess Elizabeth. In France: Ambassador Caffery and Gen. de Gaulle. Part 2, Homberg, Essen, and other German Cities are bombed. Part 3, the 3rd Inf. Div. fights in Bromberg, and citizens of Frankfort on the Main come out of hiding. Part 4 shows investigations of atrocities at former German prison camps. Gen. Eisenhower inspects one of the camps.
Length: 10:59


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