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United News: Release 1017 (1944) Flying Bomb Defeated [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. V-2 rocket launchers are captured in France; defenses in and over London operating against the flying bomb (anti-aircraft batteries, barrage balloons, and fighter planes); bombs exploding in London. 2. The British army rolls through Brussels and captures Germans; Belgians celebrate in the streets.
Release Date
1944
Run Time
9 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
Flying Bomb Defeated
Contents
  • Flying Bomb Defeated (4:32)
  • Brussels Liberated (3:42)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1944.
Publisher no.
41551 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (9 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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