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United News: Release 162 (1945) U.S. Navy Fights Off Japanese Suicide Planes [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. The aircraft carriers Saratoga and Bunker Hill are partially disabled by Japanese kamikaze planes. 2. General Eisenhower reviews a parade in Abilene, Kansas. 3. President Truman receives an honorary degree from the University of Kansas City and speaks on the United Nations; President Truman arrives at the U.S. Capitol with the United Nations Charter.
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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. Navy Fights Off Japanese Suicide Planes
United States Navy Fights Off Japanese Suicide Planes
  • U.S. Navy Fights Off Japanese Suicide Planes (5:06)
  • General Eisenhower Acclaimed by Home Town (2:02)
  • Truman Urges World Charter Ratification (1:47)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1945.
Publisher no.
41600 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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