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United News: Release 133 (1944) Bomb Japanese Bases in Burma [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. B-25 planes bomb bridges and railways near Hsipaw, Burma. 2. Cotton is picked by machine in Mississippi. 3. Dr. Joseph Erlanger, Dr. H. S. Gasser, and others receive Nobel Peace Prizes in New York City. 4. Carrier-based planes bomb Leyte Island; Admiral A. W. Radford. 5. French and 3rd Army troops enter Strasbourg and advance in the Metz area; the 9th Army advances through German villages.
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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
Bomb Japanese Bases in Burma
  • Bomb Japanese Bases in Burma (1:22)
  • Cotton Picking by Machine (1:10)
  • Nobel Prize Awards Made in New York (1:18)
  • Enemy Held Manila Hit by Carrier Planes (3:09)
  • Allied Armies Move Ahead on Western Front (2:29)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1944.
Publisher no.
41537 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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