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  • All fields: 1939-1945
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    • Fleet That Came to Stay, The

    • United States; Navy--History--World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Ryukyu--Okinawa Island; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Japan--Okinawa Island
    • Explains the invasion of Okinawa from the U.S. Navy point of view and illustrates the operation by scenes of the combat. Silent film with English intertitles.
    • Handle With Care

    • World War, 1939-1945--Canada; World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies; World War, 1939-1945--Manpower; World War, 1939-1945--Science
    • Shows how the combined skills of chemists, engineers, lab technicians and factory workers were used in Canada during World War II to increase production of explosives.
    • Peace comes to America

    • World War, 1939-1945--Peace; World War, 1939-1945--Influence; Peace; World War, 1939-1945--United States--Influence; Patriotism--United States
    • Asserts that although World War II is over, Americans still have responsibility for their government and veterans of the war.
    • Star and the Sand, The

    • World War, 1939-1945--Yugoslavia; United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration; World War, 1939-1945--Deportations from Yugoslavia; World War, 1939-1945--Refugees
    • Shows the removal of 3,000 evacuees from Yugoslavia to an Egyptian desert camp by the UNRRA following the Nazi invasion of Yugoslavia in World War II.
    • Life Line

    • World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Solomon Islands
    • Gives a pictorial account of the opening attack against Rendova and Munda, and the Japanese counterattack. Shows the evacuation of American wounded and the importance of medical supplies.
    • News Parade of the Year 1943

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1943. Segments include: BATTLING THE U-BOATS!, TRAGEDY AT TOULON!, MacARTHUR'S SMASHING OFFENSIVE!, ARGENTINA REVOLTS!, ALLIES ON THE MARCH!, BOMBS OVER HITLERLAND!, RUSSIA'S MIGHT ASTOUNDS WORLD!
    • Perishable Rush

    • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs; Transport of sick and wounded
    • Shows how the Army Air Forces during World War II flew wounded men from Pacific battle areas to hospitals and home towns in the United States.
    • Henry Browne Farmer

    • Browne, Henry; African American farmers; African American soldiers; World War, 1939-1945--African Americans; World War, 1939-1945--Manpower
    • Shows a representative Afro-American farm family doing its part in agricultural war production, while a son is training with the 99th Pursuit Squadron near Tuskegee, Ala. Narrator, Canada Lee; composer, Gene Farrell.
    • News Parade of the Year 1944

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1944. Segments include: ALLIES LIBERATE FRANCE!, PARIS - GENERAL EISENHOWER AT ARC de TRIOMPHE!, YANKS CARRY WAR TO GERMAN SOIL!, BRUSSELS LIBERATED!, CANADIANS-BRITISH DRIVE INTO HOLLAND!, POPE PIUS BLESSES...
    • Just for Remembrance

    • Soldiers Bodies, Disposition of; World War, 1939-1945--Influence; World War, 1939-1945--War work
    • Shows the collection and mailing of dead soldiers' personal belongings to the next of kin. Shows also war plant production. Released for the Sixth War Loan Drive.
    • Voyage to Recovery

    • United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Finance
    • Wounded Americans, back from battlefields and task forces all over the world, gave rise to the Navy's most important postwar mission--get them well and send them home.
    • News Parade of the Year 1945

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1945. Segments include: NOW IT CAN BE SEEN! BRITISH BATTLESHIP BOMBED!, HITLER'S V2 BOMB! Exposed by Allies, MILLIONS MOURN ROOSEVELT: Harry S. Truman Succeeds to U.S. Presidency, FINAL BATTLE IN EUROPE!,...
    • Gracias Amigos

    • World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies; World War, 1939-1945--Latin America
    • Lowell Thomas narrates this story of the contributions made by Latin American countries in winning Work War II by furnishing raw materials when other sources of the same materials were cut off.
    • Nazis Strike

    • World War, 1939-1945--Poland; Germany--Politics and government--1933-1945; Germany--Military policy; Austria--History--1938-1945; Czechoslovakia--History--1938-1945; Poland--History--Occupation, 1939-1945
    • A picture of the start of World War II using captured German film to show the pattern of Nazi preparation for war. The conquest of Austria, Czechoslovakia, and the attack on Poland. This film is one of the Why We Fight series.
    • Stillwell Road, The

    • World War, 1939-1945--Burma; World War, 1939-1945--Engineering and construction; Burma Road
    • Documentary record of the construction of a supply road through the mountains and jungles of Burma in World War II.
    • Japan's Surrender!

    • World War, 1939-1945--Japan; World War, 1939-1945--United States; Newsreels
    • Describes the final victorious offensive of the United States against Japan in World War II. Includes demonstrations of Americans on V-J Day and the signing of surrender documents aboard the U.S.S. Missouri.
    • Action At Anguar

    • World War, 1939-1945--Regimental histories--United States--81st Division; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Palau
    • Pictorial record of the capture of Anguar in the Pacific by the U.S. Army's 81st Infantry Division.
    • Right of Way

    • World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies; World War, 1939-1945--Transportation;
    • Follows a troop train, a freight train, and a truck rushing to deliver men and supplies to a ship convoy in 1943. Explains the reasons for transportation shortages in wartime.
    • China Crisis

    • World War, 1939-1945--China; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces
    • Documentary record of the operations of the U.S. 14th Air Force in its support of the Chinese Army during the spring and summer campaigns of 1944.
    • Back Door To Japan

    • World War, 1939-1945--Burma; World War, 1939-1945--India
    • Shows how allied troops in the India-Burma sector battled to prepare the way for a full-scale second front against the Nipponese.

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