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United News: Release 44 (1943) Allies Win Sea and Air Battle in Fight for Africa [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. An allied convoy lands reinforcements in Africa; German dive bombers are beaten. 2. A portable X-ray machine is used at war. 3. President Roosevelt in the White House. 4. Princess Martha of Norway and Eleanor Roosevelt open a Red Cross drive. 5. Russian pictures show fighting in Stalingrad.
Release Date
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
Allies Win Sea and Air Battle in Fight for Africa
  • Allies Win Sea and Air Battle in Fight for Africa (1:37)
  • Portable X-Ray on Duty at Front (1:05)
  • President's Pet Dog Takes White House Spotlight (0:47)
  • Gala Pageant Opens Red Cross Drive for Funds (1:05)
  • Nazi Defeat at Stalingrad (4:15)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1943.
Publisher no.
41448 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
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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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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