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  • All fields: World War, 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.
    • Fleet that Came to Stay, The (extended introduction)

    • 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; Okinawa-shi (Japan)
    • United States Navy, Bureau of Aeronautics, Training Film Section, Photographic Division, The Fleet that Came to Stay (MN-9002). Portays the invasion of Okinawa, Japan from the U.S. Navy point of view and illustrates the operation with combat...
    • 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.
    • We Said We'd Come Back

    • United States. Navy--History--World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American
    • Portrays the power of the U.S. Navy during World War II.
    • 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.
    • Rome falls to the allies

    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy
    • World War II documentary footage of the Allied takeover of Rome and the D-Day invasion of Normandy.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Dover

    • World War, 1939-1945--England--Dover; World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain--Dover; Dover (England)
    • Shows how Dover, Britain's front line on the channel coast, prepared for the offensive to come during World War II.
    • Target Berlin

    • World War, 1939-1945--Canada; World War, 1939-1945--Manpower
    • Explains how Canada mobilized her strength to turn out giant bombers in a plant which had previously made only light aircraft.
    • 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.
    • 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.

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