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United News: Release 101 (1944) Huge Air Fleets Bomb Nazi War Plants in Europe [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. R.A.F. Boston bombers strike war plants in Europe. 2. Delegates from 40 nations meet for a labor conference. 3. Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox is buried in Arlington National Cemetery. 4. Airplane propellers are tested in a wind tunnel. 5. The aircraft carrier Bon Homme Richard is launched. 6. 37th Division troops move inland on Bougainville.
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Run Time
9 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
Huge Air Fleets Bomb Nazi War Plants in Europe
  • Huge Air Fleets Bomb Nazi War Plants in Europe (0:47)
  • 40 Nations Meet for International Labor Parley (1:06)
  • U.S. Secretary of Navy Buried with Huge Honors (0:50)
  • Wind Tunnel Tests Propellers for Giant Planes (1:22)
  • New Aircraft Carrier Launched by U.S. Navy (0:53)
  • Latest Films of U.S. in Action in South Pacific (3:22)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1944.
Publisher no.
41505 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (9 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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