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United News: Release 164 (1945) Final Victory on Okinawa, Allies Invade Borneo [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. General Buckner observes artillery of the 10th Army; Navy planes blast Japanese positions on Okinawa; Australian troops land on Borneo and General MacArthur arrives; Navy torpedo boats assault a Borneo oil depot. 2. Sections of a floating drydock are launched in the U.S. and assembled in Pacific waters; a cruiser is repaired. 3. General Eisenhower, accompanied by Eleanor Roosevelt, visits F.D.R.'s grave at Hyde Park. 4. England's Queen Elizabeth arrives in New York with returning veterans.
Release Date
1945
Run Time
10 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
Final Victory on Okinawa, Allies Invade Borneo
Contents
  • Final Victory on Okinawa, Allies Invade Borneo (5:14)
  • Floating Drydock for Navy's Damaged Ships (1:27)
  • General Eisenhower Pays Tribute at Roosevelt Grave (0:34)
  • U.S. Troops on the March From Europe to Pacific (2:21)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1945.
Publisher no.
41602 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
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Description
1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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