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United News. Release 1004 (1944), Gateway to 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], ©1944.
Description1 streaming video file (11 min.) : sound, color
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Variant title Gateway to Victory
Contents Gateway to Victory (3:18) -- U.S. Troops Enter Rome (3:38) -- Convoys Penetrate Normandy Beaches (2:55)
Abstract This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. The aerial and amphibious assault on the beaches of Normandy. 2. U.S. troops enter Rome under the supervision of General Clark; a mob attacks collaborationists; Pope Pius XII addresses the populace. 3. Allied convoys landing on the Normandy beaches; Generals Eisenhower and Montgomery and Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsey.
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 number41668 Films Media Group

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