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United News. Release 179 (1945), Radio Proximity Fuse-Weapon Behind Victory / 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], ©1945.
Description1 streaming video file (11 min.) : sound, color
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Variant title Radio Proximity Fuse-Weapon Behind Victory
Contents Radio Proximity Fuse-Weapon Behind Victory (3:23) -- U.S. Marks Navy Day (6:31)
Abstract This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. Diagrams show the use of radio proximity fuses on bombs and rockets. 2. Navy Day celebrations in New York City: a Navy fleet in the Hudson River, the aircraft carrier Franklin D. Roosevelt being launched, a parade, and President Truman aboard the U.S.S. Missouri in New York harbor.
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, 1945.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formNewsreels.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Publisher number41618 Films Media Group

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