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United News: Release 57 (1943) Soviet Army Hurls Back Nazis on 2,000-Mile Front [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Soviet artillery, tanks, infantry, and ships in action. 2. Canadian soldiers on furloughs to mine coal for the war effort. 3. Supplies delivered via parachute to remote Allied military outposts in India and Burma. 4. A homecoming parade for Australian infantry, rugged veterans of the North African campaign. 5. America bringing aid to war refugees in North Africa. 6. Liberator bombers dropping their payloads on Japanese airfields and installations on New Guinea; Dominion airmen in American fighter planes on patrol above New Zealand.
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Run Time
10 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 12, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Soviet Army Hurls Back Nazis on 2,000-Mile Front
  • Soviet Army Hurls Back Nazis on 2,000-Mile Front (1:52)
  • Canadian Troops Win Furloughs to Mine Coal (2:14)
  • American Troops In India Get Supplies by Air (1:25)
  • Australia Hails Veterans Home From Africa (0:39)
  • America Aids Refugees of War in North Africa (1:33)
  • Allies Bomb Japanese in South Pacific (1:36)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1943.
Publisher no.
41461 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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