||Final Victory on Okinawa, Allies Invade Borneo
||Final Victory on Okinawa, Allies Invade Borneo (5:14) -- Floating Drydock for Navy's Damaged Ships (1:27) -- General Eisenhower Pays Tribute at Roosevelt Grave (0:34) -- U.S. Troops on the March From Europe to Pacific (2:21)
||This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. General Buckner observes artillery of the 10th Army; Navy planes blast Japanese positions on Okinawa; Australian troops land on Borneo and General MacArthur arrives; Navy torpedo boats assault a Borneo oil depot. 2. Sections of a floating drydock are launched in the U.S. and assembled in Pacific waters; a cruiser is repaired. 3. General Eisenhower, accompanied by Eleanor Roosevelt, visits F.D.R.'s grave at Hyde Park. 4. England's Queen Elizabeth arrives in New York with returning veterans.
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|Interest grade level
||6 & up.
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: United Newsreel Corporation, 1945.|
|Publisher number||41602 Films Media Group|