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United News: Release 132 (1944) Army Beats Navy in Traditional Football Classic [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Generals Marshall and Arnold and Admiral King watch the Army/Navy football game in Baltimore. 2. A Canadian aircraft carrier is loaded with grain and joins a convoy. 3. Associate Justice Jackson swears in Edward R. Stettinius as Secretary of State. 4. B-29s bomb Formosa and return to their base on Saipan; General Haywood Hansell. 5. U.S. planes land in Yugoslavia with military and medical supplies and food; Marshall Tito. 6. Japanese-American troops of the 36th Division break through German lines in France.
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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
Army Beats Navy in Traditional Football Classic
  • Army Beats Navy in Traditional Football Classic (2:26)
  • Pigmy Flattops Carry Grain (0:47)
  • Stettinius Takes Oath as U.S. Secretary of State (1:24)
  • Super Fortresses Bomb Formosa (1:30)
  • Allied Aid Reaches Tito in Yugoslavia (1:07)
  • Lost Battalion Returns (2:02)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1944.
Publisher no.
41536 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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