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United News: Release 1044 (1945) Sherman Tanks Mount Rockets [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Rockets are armed, loaded, and fired from Sherman tanks. 2. President Benes of Czechoslovakia reviews Czech troops in England and leaves exile for return home. 3. Citizens of Cologne, Germany, come out of hiding to forage for food, to cook and launder, and to relinquish arms as soldiers battle in other parts of the city; includes shots of captured German soldiers and of American soldiers crossing the Rhine.
Release Date
1945
Run Time
11 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
Sherman Tanks Mount Rockets
Contents
  • Sherman Tanks Mount Rockets (1:15)
  • Benes Leaves for Holland (0:43)
  • Allies Drive on, Rhine Crossed (7:56)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1945.
Publisher no.
41629 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (11 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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