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U.S. Army prepares for invasion of Europe [etc.].

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Published: [Washington, D.C.] : National Archives and Records Administration, [1943]
Topics: World War, 1939-1945 - United States.
Regions: United States.
Genres: Newsreels. | Short films. | Nonfiction films. | Newsreels. | Nonfiction films. | Short films.
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Physical Description: 1 online resource : sound, black and white
System Details: Mode of access: Internet from the Google Video web site. Address as of 5/24/2006: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-3589237433717903971; current access available via PURL.
Summary: Part 1, U.S. troops storm a beach in a practice landing assault. Part 2, Anthony Eden and Lord Halifax converse with Sec. of State Hull. Part 3, a steel life raft is tested and demonstrated by merchant seamen. Part 4, snowplows clear roads and railroads in eastern Canada. Part 5, Army men attempt to unload mules from boxcars. Part 6, destroyer escorts and tankers are constructed and launched. Part 7, mounted Coast Guardsmen patrol beaches. Part 8, lend-lease tanks are used in maneuvers in Australia. Part 9, a volcano erupts in Mexico and buries a town.
Notes: Title from title screen (viewed May 24, 2006).
Subject: World War (1939-1945)
Other Names: United States. National Archives and Records Administration.

More Details for: U.S. Army prepares for invasion of Europ