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United News: Release 22 (1942) Allied Airmen Win New Wings [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Airmen graduate and Canadian military units parade. 2. Prefabricated homes are manufactured, transported, and erected. 3. British sailors on leave harvest hay and corn. 4. Oil-rich sand is processed. 5. A Navy Day parade in New York City. 6. Street tests of a 117-passenger bus. 7. An amphibious assault on the Solomon Islands.
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Run Time
10 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 11, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Allied Airmen Win New Wings
  • Allied Airmen Win New Wings (1:22)
  • Ready-Made Homes for War Workers (1:00)
  • British Sailors Aid U.S. Harvest (0:46)
  • Sands Produce Oil in Canada (0:55)
  • Nation Hails U.S. Navy Day (0:53)
  • Test World's Largest Autobus (0:50)
  • America's Battle in the Solomons (3:29)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1942.
Publisher no.
41426 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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