National Geographic : 1948 Dec
Sovfoto Red Flags, Russian Faces, and aBanner, "Glory tothe Red Army," Make Vienna anImitation Moscow Only one Danube bridge was left when the Nazis pulled out. Glad toberidofthe Germans, Viennese cheered the Soviet forces. The Russians' popularity was short-lived. Grimly collecting reparations for their own- devastated homeland, they shipped away from Vienna machinery, trucks, furniture, and telephones.