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United News. Release 92 (1944), New Films of U.S. Victory in the Marshall Islands / United Newsreel Corporation.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorUnited Newsreel Corporation.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], ©1944.
Description1 streaming video file (9 min.) : sound, color
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Variant title New Films of U.S. Victory in the Marshall Islands
Contents New Films of U.S. Victory in the Marshall Islands (1:56) -- Japanese Pillboxes are Blasted (1:49) -- Japanese Prisoners of War (3:32) -- Admiral Nimitz Sees the American Flag Raised on the Marshall Islands (0:40)
Abstract This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Kwajalein is bombarded from the air, from naval guns, and from artillery batteries; U.S. troops land and advance inland under a constant artillery barrage; flamethrowers and satchel charges are used against pillboxes; Japanese prisoners are deloused and given medical treatment; Admiral Nimitz witnesses the raising of the American flag.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 16, 2010.
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 6 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: United Newsreel Corporation, 1944.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number41496 Films Media Group

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