Meeting of the Allied Forces on the Elbe. 1945
Photo by Olga Lander.
Photo by Yefim Kopyt.
"On 10 June, as agreed, we flew to D. Eisenhower's headquarters in Frankfurt am Main, where we were met by an big honorary guard of US troops, whose bearing made a good impression on me. <...>
We bestowed Soviet awards on Eisenhower and Montgomery and other American and British generals and officers."
Georgy Zhukov. Memories and Recollections, p. 301.
Film No. 17 from the series “The Great Patriotic War”.
CSDF Film Studio, Fred Wiener.
Duration – 31 min. 28 sec.