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United News: Release 75 (1943) News From North Africa [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. General Eisenhower and British Admiral Cunningham review allied troops in North Africa. 2. Secretary of State Hull lands in Cairo en route to Moscow. 3. Russian planes bomb a German convoy in the Arctic Ocean, and Russian sailors beat off a German aerial assault. 4. Canadian fishing vessels return laden with cod. 5. 5th Army units occupy Naples and advance north; refugees return to Naples.
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10 min.
6 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 16, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
News from North Africa
  • News from North Africa (0:30)
  • Newsreel -Cairo, Egypt (0:26)
  • Soviet Torpedo Planes on Convoy Patrol (1:24)
  • Canadian Fishing Fleet Brings in Record Catch (1:11)
  • Allied 5th Army Hurls Back Nazis on Italian Front (5:19)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1943.
Publisher no.
41479 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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