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The Big Picture : The Army Combat Team / National Archives and Records Service.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorNational Archives and Records Service.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], ©2007.
Description1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Portion of title Army Combat Team
Contents The Army Combat Team (0:42) -- Fire-power vs. Manpower (2:07) -- Superior Weapons of War (1:16) -- Reconnaissance (1:51) -- Armored Infantry Units (2:21) -- Tactical Air Support (2:01) -- Air-Ground Liaison Team (1:30) -- Regimental Units (2:06) -- Science of Warfare (3:08) -- Army Engineer Corps (2:25) -- Airborne Assault Team (3:06) -- Methods of Fighting (3:31) -- Credits: The Big Picture: The Army Combat Team (1:01)
Abstract There is no accurate way to fully describe a battle that occurs in a time of war. This is the premise of this episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series. Set in the rugged terrain of the Korean peninsula, this video from the National Archives and Records Administration compares a news bulletin from a daily paper to the actual fire-power versus manpower fight between the Infantry, Artillery Armor and Army Aviation and the Communists. Lieutenant Colonel Robert Pridgin, former Battalion Commander with the 7th Division in Korea and the recipient of a profusion of prestigious medals and honors, gives a personal report on the efficiency of the Army Combat Team.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 13, 2011.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 and up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: National Archives and Records Service, 2007.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Other title Big picture (United States. National Archives and Records Administration)
Publisher number44967 Films Media Group

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