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    • 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....
    • 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...
    • 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!,...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Calls That Cure

    • Telephone--United States; Military hospitals--United States
    • Shows the telephone center and the bedside telephone service in a U.S. Army hospital. Discusses the beneficial effects on the soldiers of receiving telephone calls from home and advises families at home how to handle these important calls.
    • Youth Farm Volunteers

    • United States. Department of Agriculture; United States. Federal Extension Service; World War, 1939-1945--Manpower
    • Shows how the Extension Service of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture helped recruit and place young people from towns and cities on farms during World War II to combat farm labor shortage.
    • Gardens of Victory

    • World War, 1939-1945--Food supply--United States
    • Shows the wartime need for vegetable gardens in every American community. "Sponsored by Better Homes & Gardens magazine."
    • Campus On The March

    • Universities and colleges--United States
    • Shows wartime activities in colleges and universities of the United States in preparing students for war in 1942.
    • Fight for the Sky

    • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American
    • A record of the operations of the fighter command of the U.S. 8th Air Force in preparing for the 1944 invasion of France and in supporting Allied ground forces.
    • What Makes a Battle?

    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Marshall Islands
    • Shows the planning and execution of the invasion of the Marshall Islands by the combined U.S. armed forces during 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.

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