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    • 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!,...
    • News Parade of the Year 1939

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1939. Segments include: FRANCO’S VICTORY: 3 Year Old Spanish Civil War Comes to an End, WINGS OVER ATLANTIC: Air Passenger Service Between America and Europe Becomes Reality, LONDON’S GREAT DAY: Britain’s...
    • News Parade of the Year 1941

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1941. Segments include: CHINA WAR ENTERS FIFTH YEAR!, BATTLE IN THE NEAR EAST!, FRANCE'S TRAGIC FATE!, BRITAIN AVENGES HOOD!, ROOSEVELT-CHURCHILL MEET!, U.S. FORCES IN ICELAND!, NAZI TORPEDO CRIPPLES U.S.S....
    • 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.
    • News Parade of the Year 1940

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1940. Segments include: EUROPE'S TOTAL WAR!, FATE'S IRONY!: Nazis and French sign armistice at Compiegne, BRITAIN'S HEROIC STAND!, AMERICAN DESTROYERS TO BRITAIN!: Fifty World War vessels are exchanged for...
    • U.S. Marines capture Iwo Jima!

    • Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945
    • Footage of the Battle for Iwo Jima and the heavily-defended Mt. Suribachi as filmed by U.S. Navy and Marine Corps cameramen. World War II documentary footage showing General Douglas MacArthur and Allied troops making a surprise landing at Luzon in...
    • Salute to the Navy!

    • United States Navy; Warships--United States; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American;
    • Asserts that two years after Pearl Harbor, the U.S. has the world's greatest navy. Features many of the navy's ships and other equipment, including destroyers for convoy and battle, cruisers, the "battlewagon," P.T. boats (motor torpedo boats),...
    • Yanks battle for Okinawa!

    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Japan--Okinawa Island;
    • World War II documentary footage showing the American battle to take Okinawa from the Japanese. Also shows the bombing of the U.S.S. Franklin off the coast of Japan as filmed by U.S. Navy combat cameramen. Depicts the epic battle of the crew as...
    • 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!
    • It's Your America

    • Civics
    • Emphasizes the returning soldier's responsibilities for preparing himself for the job of running his country in such a way that the things he fought for will be achieved.
    • My Japan

    • World War, 1939-1945--Japan
    • A direct challenge to the American war effort against Japan, given by a Caucasian narrator made to look, and attempting to speak, like a stereotypical Japanese citizen. Japanese film footage is used, interspersing scenes of the beauty of Japan's...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Western Front

    • World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies; World War, 1939-1945--China--Equipment and supplies
    • Describes America's effort to supply allied nations with war materials. The desperate need of the Chinese people is stressed. Scenes include the carrying of supplies over the Burma Road and the bombing of Chinese cities.
    • Men and the Sea

    • World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations; Merchant mariners--United States; Merchant marine--United States
    • Shows how U.S. merchant seamen were trained in seamanship, signaling, gunnery, radio operation, etc. during World War II.
    • News Parade of the Year 1942

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • A Showcase of news events for the year 1942. Segments include: [YANKS FIGHTING AROUND THE WORLD], JAPS BOMB ALASKA!, U.S. MARINES BATTLE JAPS IN PACIFIC!, BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC!, RUSSIA'S HEROIC STAND!, BRAZIL WARS ON AXIS!, CANADIANS RAID...
    • Burning of S.S. Normandie

    • Newsreels; World War, 1939-1945
    • World War II documentary footage of the burning of the luxury ocean liner Normandie in Feb. 1942 in New York harbor as it was being retrofitted for war duty.
    • Victory over Germany

    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany
    • Describes the Allied forces' victory over Germany in World War II, including scenes of General Eisenhower's final offensive, mass assaults across the Rhine, airborne operations, and the surrender of Hitler's army.
    • Army Air Forces Pacific

    • Air Warfare; Air defenses--United States
    • Reports Gen. H.H. Arnold's plea for a strong postwar Air Force; explains that wartime supremacy was the result of merger of aviation, naval, and ground force power; and includes scenes of the war over Wake, Philippines, Burma, Saipan, Okinawa, and...
    • D-Day Minus One

    • United States. Army--Airborne troops; United States. Army. Airborne Division, 82nd; United States. Army. Airborne Division, 101st; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Western Front
    • A record of the operations of the U.S. 82nd and 1O1st Airborne Divisions in the 1944 invasion of France, and of paratroops, gliders, and troop carriers landing in France a day prior to the main invasion.

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