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United News: Release 84 (1944) Heavy Rains Slow Allied Advance on Italian Front [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Soldiers and equipment advance. 2. Aerial and amphibious assaults against Makin Island and New Britain; troop reinforcements land in the Solomons; a carrier task force battles Japanese kamikaze planes off the Marshall Islands.
Release Date
1944
Run Time
10 min.
Language
English
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • 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
Heavy Rains Slow Allied Advance on Italian Front
Contents
  • Heavy Rains Slow Allied Advance on Italian Front (3:09)
  • U.S. Bombers Pave Way for Invasion Forces in Pacific (6:30)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1944.
Publisher no.
41488 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
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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