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United News: Release 1046 (1945) Rhine Barrier Smashed [electronic resource]

United Newsreel Corporation
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: Land and air operations against Germany in March, 1945; American airplanes conduct day and night bombings; Royal Air Force gliders and troop carriers take off from England; American airborne troops embark from France and land in Germany; elements of the 9th Army crossing the Rhine River; Prime Minister Churchill and Field Marshall Montgomery cross the Rhine and are shown with General Eisenhower.
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
Rhine Barrier Smashed
Contents
  • Rhine Barrier Smashed (3:42)
  • Airborne Armies Advance (6:21)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1945.
Publisher no.
41631 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (10 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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  • Access in Virgo Classic
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