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United News: Release 124 (1944) U.S. Bomber Mission in Visit to Chile [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. General George Brett decorates Chilean soldiers and attends a military show. 2. The funeral of Al Smith, with flashbacks from his life. 3. A victory garden produces watermelons for soldiers in the Pacific. 4. Princess Martha visits the Norwegian Naval Anti-Submarine School in New York. 5. British planes bomb Le Havre and Calais.
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Run Time
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
U.S. Bomber Mission in Visit to Chile
United States Bomber Mission in Visit to Chile
  • U.S. Bomber Mission in Visit to Chile (1:54)
  • Funeral Services for Al Smith (1:35)
  • Guadalcanal Victory Garden (2:03)
  • Princess Martha at Norwegian Gunnery School (1:16)
  • Le Havre, Boulogne Fall; Calais is Stormed (2:31)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1944.
Publisher no.
41528 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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