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Educational Films
by Thames Television, ltd
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Produced by Ben Shephard ; written by David Wheeler ; narrated by Laurence Olivier
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Military campaigns
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Interviews with Lord Avon and the RAF pilots are featured in this study of how radar really won the Battle of Britain, and of what the bombings meant to England's people in the one year when 40,000 of them died at home
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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Captured German WWII Film Träger kommender Taten . Silent. Mislabeled at the National Archives as German weeks review, 08/24/1954? No description at the National Archives except "captured German film." National Archives Identifier: 77969
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, National Socialism, World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany, World War II, WWII
WWII Archive
by United States. Army
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 Extracted from U.S. Army film " "German Version Of "D" Day; Parachute Uses, Burma, 06/06/1944" No sound. National Archives Identifier: 15470 No National Archives description. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :) 
Topics: WWII, Newsreel, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France, World War II,...
Educational Films
by Thames Television, ltd
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Shows the allied victory and Hitler's suicide in Germany
Topics: Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945, Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945, World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945
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Recounts the way in which the Japanese at home were persuaded to support the war, which came as a complete surprise to them. A Japanese woman says, "Stories of victories, war songs, and marches over the radio all day long made us quite excited. It was almost like a festival." Clearly outlines the type of training which produced the Japanese soldier
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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US Navy film # MN-3404 " Navy Long Range Bombers Over The Atlantic ." Captured Nazi film repurposed to encourage U.S. war industrial production. National Archives Identifier: 12902 no description. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Topics: United States. Navy, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, German, WWII, World War, 1939-1945,...
WWII Archive
by France-Actualités
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Naval Photographic Center film #3908. French newsreel, Actualités Derniére Edition, about the Dieppe Raid. Mislabeled at the National Archives as "Dieppe Raid, 07/01/1949." National Archives description: 1) MS CU Relief map with the circle and word "Dieppe" coming out of the picture. 2) MS Spitfires going overhead. 3) LS Field gun covered by camouflage nets. 4) GV Machine guns manned by Germans. 5) GV Germans running out of fortifications under the trees. 6) MS Four...
Topics: WWII, Newsreel, Dieppe Raid, 1942, World War II, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France, World...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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National Archives description: "1) MS Three Japanese air cadets enter an officer"s private room in Japanese CV; they talk with officer, who was their old instructor. 2) MS Several Japanese pilots sitting on grass listening to officer; control tower in BG. 3) MCU Officer discussing carrier-landing techniques (long). G 4) MS Japanese officers on island of CV watching the planes in flight. 5) MLS Several planes fly over mast and island of CV. 6) MLS Planes practicing carrier-landing...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, World War II, World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, Japanese, Tojo,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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Naval Photographic Center film #7689. Shows Nazi bomber-launched guided missile tests in 1941. Film's title cards: "Hs 293 mit Antrieb" "Technische Daten des Triebwerks: Schub 300 kg Dauer 16 sec Ziel der Entwicklung: Schub 600 kg Dauer 10 sec "Abwurfverfahren fur Hs 293 mit Antrieb" Abwurf am 25.7.1941 W.-Nr. 52 V 3 Abwurfhohe 755 m Abwurfentfernung 5100 m Treffentfernung 3300m Hs 293 V3 W.-Nr. 135 mit Antrieb V34 30.11.31 1234 Aufnahme Versuchsträger Hs 293 V3 W.-Nr....
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, German, World War II, World War, 1939-1945, Guided...
Educational Films
by Thames Television, ltd
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from WorldCat: For many men and women the war was the most memorable experience of their lives. This program asks whether it was worth it. Written and produced by Jeremy Isaacs ; music by Carl Davis ; narrated by Laurence Olivier Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
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Topics: The World at War 26 Remember, World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Series: The World at War...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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Naval Photographic Center film #8593. National Archives description: "Taken from firing German plane (night shot). LS Plane bursting into flames & falling to ground. MLS Burning plane at night on beach. MS German infantrymen digging foxholes & erecting shelters from severe winter weather on hillside. LS PAN Same. MLS Chow wagons in field. MS First aid station; Red Cross flag between 2 rifles; bayonets stuck in earth. MS Field pieces. CU Infantrymen firing rifles on snow-covered...
Topics: WWII, World War II, GSAP, Dieppe Raid, 1942, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, German,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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Naval Photographic Center film #2020 mislabeled as "Invasion Of Europe, 01/21/1954" at National Archives but appears to be film of "Operation Husky" allied invasion of Sicily? National Archives description "1) LS DE underway. 2) LS Transport PA. 3) MLS Several of the transports, PAs. 4) LA CU Enlisted man has on foul weather gear, life jacket, helmet, and is speaking thru microphone. 5) MLS Starboard beam view of LCI underway. 6) CU Sign reading, "US Coast...
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Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Army, World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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Naval Photographic Center film #10742. National Archives description "1) CU Man with life jacket on, lying on deck. 2) LS LSTs underway; man standing near rail in left foreground. 3) HA CU Man relaxing on deck of LCI. 4) MS British LCTs underway at sea. 5) HA MCU Two soldiers, one smoking cigarette and relaxing on deck. 6) LS Column of British LCTs; American flag flying in left foreground. 7) MS Patrol craft passing left to right. 8) HA MS DUKW passing left to right. 9) CU Coast Guard...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, Landing Craft -- United States, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns --...
WWII Archive
by United States. Army Air Forces
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"Scope & Content Women manufacture superchargers for airplane motors. Reel 1, new workers report at the plant, are interviewed, assigned jobs, and receive uniforms. Trainees are instructed in the operation of turret lathes and multiple drill presses. Reel 2, women operate milling machines, lathes, grinders, tapping machines, punch presses, and hydraulic presses. Shows superchargers being crated and women's locker room facilities." National Archives Identifier: 38754 As always, any...
Topics: Diesel Motor -- Turbochargers, World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Employment -- United States, World...
WWII Archive
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United States Naval Photographic Center film #4221.  National Archives description "MLS Several Japanese planes in flank formation in column. Two Japanese pilots in cockpits of same planes in flight; one finds target and points down; other pilots talks, into sound phone AV Planes flying around in a mountainous area; they peel off and fly over valley. AV Planes fly low over cliffs and forests (SV various angles). LS toML AV Part of Pearl Harbor taken from plane (model) diving toward it. MS...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Navy, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations,...
Educational Films
by Films Incorporated
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Documents the events that led to the attack on Pearl Harbor, the unauthorized attack on Manchuria, the sinking of the USS Panay, the negotiations between Secretary of State Cordell Hull and the Japanese ambassadors, and the reaction of Americans to December 7, 1941
Topics: Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941), World War (1939-1945), Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Office of War Information
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"Shows a normal work night of workers, particularly women, at a British gun factory. Consists mostly of special-effect shots of factory equipment and personnel. The workers dance, sing, and eat lunch at 1:00 a.m. and have tea at 4:00 o'clock." National Archives Identifier:     38643 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- Great Britain, World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Great...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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U.S. Navy film #16720. Captured German paratrooper film, Fallschirm-Jäger. Note the comment below by "rening1964" that the planes are Junkers aircraft not Fokker as described in the following description. National Archives description: "1) MS Three-motored Fokker taking off with paratroopers. 2) MS UA Paratroopers jumping from three-engine Fokker on training jump. 3) CU Parachutist jumping out of plane. 4) MS Parachute opening. 5) MS Parachutist landing after test jump. (SV) 6)...
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Topics: WWII, World War II, Germany. -- Armed Forces -- Parachute Troops, Parachute Troops, World War,...
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British General Sir Richard O'Connor, commander of the Western Desert Forces, reminisces, blaming himself for the "error" of dividing the strength of his troops to help in Greece. Later, the day is won by Montgomery and his troops. A delightful sidelight is the morale-building force of Montgomery's famous hats. British General Sir Richard O'Connor, commander of the Western Desert Forces, reminisces, blaming himself for the "error" of dividing the strength of his troops to...
Topics: The World at war. / Part 8. The Desert, North Africa 1940-1943, World War (1939-1945), World War,...
Educational Films
by CBS Television Network
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December 7, 1941 (1955) Documentary on the Delano grape-workers strike in California's San Joaquin Valley. Cesar Chavez, who organized the strike, outlines the problems of the migrant workers. Men and women strikers voice their frustrations with housing, living conditions, wages, and education. Growers explain their economic predicament and labor problems.
Topics: Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941), World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Pearl Harbor...
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Naval Photographic Center film #16694. More about this film at Imperial War Museum . National Archives description: "1) MS German Air Force officers briefing pilots in office.2) CU Map.3) CU Officer shaking hands with pilots.4) A-A German ME-110 (Messerschmitt).5) MS Pilot and co-pilot of German bomber.6) CU Bombardier as he pulls cover off bombsight.7) CU bombardier's hands as he is making adjustments.8) CU Pilot making sharp turns; moving stick.9) MS Over shoulder shot of bombardier and...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, Newsreel, Messerschmitt 110 (Fighter Plane), World War II, Lotfe 7D,...
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United Newsreel (U.S. Office of War Information) news from November and December 1943: Heavy Rains Slow Allied Advance on Italian Front   U.S. Bombers Pave Way for Invasion Forces in Pacific [Makin 13 November 1943] Part 1, soldiers and equipment advance. Gen. Mark Clark and his troops eat doughnuts. An army chaplain holds mass and wounded soldiers are treated. Part 2, aerial and amphibious assaults are made against Makin Island, in the Gilbert group, and New Britain [December 1943] Troop...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Army, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy, United...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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National Archives description "1) MS Boarded-up buildings on Pearl Harbor street. 2) LS Ships approach harber area. 3) MS Merchant ship enters harber. 4) MS CPO stands next to 50 cal. machine gun in building. 5) MS Soldier standing guard duty in mountain area; Pan, mountains; Pan, various views of Honolulu. 6) LS Train approaches camera (SV). 7) LS Trench; Pan, bulldozer digging trenches (SV). 8) CU Shovel of "dozer lifting dirt. 9) MS Civilians dig trenches. 10) MS Two subs in...
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Topics: WWII, United States. Navy, Midway, Battle Of, 1942, World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations,...
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Naval Photographic Center film #15676. National Archives description "1) HA MS LCM being loaded aboard USS SAMUEL CHASE (APA-26).2) LS Hospital ship; small craft around ship. SV3) HA MS LSM passing ship.4) HA MS USS SAMUEL CHASE (APA-26).5) LA MS Plane spotter aboard ship. SV6) MS Three Coast Guard CPO"s.7) MS Three officers.8) MS Enlisted men on deck listening to briefing by two officers and CPO.9) LA MS Two officers talking.10) CU Face of CPO.11) HA MCU Enlisted men on deck. SV12)...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy, United States. Navy, World War, 1939-1945 --...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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Listed at the National Archives as NPC-9272 " Attack at Pearl Harbor simulated action) Japanese view point and reaction 1942(?). " National Archives description: "LS Torpedo launched (at dawn) from sub; hits USS Arizona (BB-39) (model). MS Sub comes to surface; burning battleships and naval installations in background (simulated). MS Young Japanese officer looking at blazing battleship through binoculars (good). ML USS Arizona buckling amidship from torpedo explosion (simulated;...
Topics: WWII, World War II, USS Arizona, USS Arizona (BB-39), World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Office of War Information
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1943 U.S. News Review Issue No. 5 "Newsreel contains stories about Veronica Lake getting her hair cut to promote worker safety, how absence from factory jobs can affect soldiers, how women going to war is affecting the care of children, British planes bomb Bremen, a sing-along version of the Army Air Corps song." As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States, Lake, Veronica, 1922-1973, Newsreel, World...
WWII Archive
by United States. Navy
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USAF print of U.S. Navy film. National Archives description "Summary: World War II battle at Midway in 1942 betwwen Japanese and US Navy ships and planes. Scenes show also Japanese ships and planes and the action Midway Island took against enemy air raids. Aircraft in picture are B-17s and Navy PBY-5s. 1) Animation of the Pacific Ocean showings the location on Midway Island. 2) AS of the Navy patrol plane in flight, interior and exterior shots showing the crew in their various positions....
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Navy, World War II, United States. -- Navy -- Aviation,...
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United States Naval Photographic Center film #4266.  National Archives description "ML Several Japanese planes in dogfights; U.S. fighter is shot and dives (fair). ML Japanese plane (apparently shot) flying with smoke trail; pilot waves hand (side view; good). ML Same plane dives, crashes into hangar, and explodes (model). ML HA BB's sinking in Pearl Harbor (simulated). ML Japanese air base in French Indo-China; Japanese pilots (in several column formations) walking forward; number of...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Navy, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations,...
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United Newsreel (U.S. Office of War Information) news from June 1944:  U.S. Planes Attack Japan   Liberation of Rome [4 June 1944] Part 1, B-29's of the 20th Air Force fly from India to bases in China where landing strips are built. Part 2, the 5th Army advances toward and fights in Rome. Huge crowds greet troops advancing through the city. Pope Pius XII addresses a crowd of 250,000 in Vatican City. Shows Gens. Mark Clark, Alfred Gruenther, Lucian Truscott, and Geoffrey Keys and French Gen....
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, Newsreel, Gruenther, Alfred M. (Alfred Maximilian), 1899-1983, Rites...
WWII Archive
by Walt Disney Studios
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1943 film about corn; produced for Walt Disney studios for the Canadian government under the "auspices of the Office of the Coordinator for Inter-American Affairs." This animated short was nominated for an Academy Award for "Best Documentary" in 1943. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org...
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Maize, Agriculture, Corn, World War, 1939-1945 -- United States --...
WWII Archive
by United States. Office of War Information
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Film about women in the United States Marine Corps Women's Reserve. Written by Academy Award-winning writer Richard Brooks. This might be film # MH 3857. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Topics: WWII, United States. -- Marine Corps -- Recruiting, Enlistment, etc, World War, 1939-1945 --...
WWII Archive
by Walt Disney Studios
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WWII 1943 Walt Disney full-length animated documentary, which was produced for the US government. It promoted long-range strategic aerial bombing in World War II (and allegedly influenced FDR in its use). See this article in Life Magazine: http://books.google.com/books?id=MVAEAAAAMBAJ&pg=PA50&lpg=PA50#v=onepage&q&f=true Was unreleased from 1943 to 2004. A black and white USAF print is online at archive.org here . As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads...
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Topics: Aeronautics, Military -- World War, 1939-1945, Donald Duck, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial...
WWII Archive
by Walt Disney Studios
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Stop That Tank! (AKA Boys Anti-Tank Rifle) Disney created this 1942 training film for the Canadian government. Article in Popular Science: http://books.google.com/books?id=NycDAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PP1&pg=PA62#v=onepage&q&f=true and Life Magazine http://books.google.com/books?id=iU4EAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PP1&pg=PA61#v=onepage&q&f=true As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider...
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Topics: WWII, Boys anti-tank rifle, World War, 1939-1945, Training Film, Mark I, World War, 1939-1945 --...
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United Newsreel (U.S. Office of War Information) news from May 1944:  Allied Patrols in Action on Anzio Beach  Stettinius of U.S. State Department Back From London [May 14 1944] American Women in Uniform at Home and Abroad Babies of U.S. Servicemen in Beauty Show  Snow Plows Open Roads in U.S. Far West  U.S. Midshipmen Honor Admiral of Peruvian Navy Kentucky Derby Thrills 60,000 Turf Enthusiasts [ Lawrence Journal-World - May 8, 1944 ]  Australian Lifeguards Stage Surf Carnival at Bondi...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, Beardall, John Reginald, Rear Adm., -1967, World War II, Anzio, Battle...
Educational Films
by Thames Television, ltd
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"Jagged mountain and fetid swamp, a steam bath shutting out the sky, endless green growth spawning every kind of disease...especially in the monsoon. After the rain, the country was just one great bowl of mud...And leeches." How the Japanese training and culture enabled them to use the jungle as an ally, and how difficult it was for the British to believe that the jungle was neutral, form the subject of this essay. "Jagged mountain and fetid swamp, a steam bath shutting out the...
Topics: The World at War 14 It's a lovely day tomorrow : Burma, 1942-1944., World War (1939-1945), World...
WWII Archive
by United States. Army Air Forces
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1944 Army Air Forces film # TF 1-3384, Target For Today. Description at the National Archives: "The 8th Bomber Command {8th Army Air Force}, stationed in England, prepares for and executes a daylight precision bombing mission on several German cities, including Brandenburg, Danzig, Goynia, and Marienburg. Reel 1, animated maps locate bombing targets. Reel 2, technicians, particularly of Operational Research, study and outline the bombing mission, Reel 3, oral and written orders follow...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American, World War, 1939-1945, United States....
WWII Archive
by Walt Disney Studios
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In 1943 Walt Disney produced this short film about vaccination for the now-defunct US Government Agency "Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs." As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Health For The Americas, Public Hygiene, World War II, Public Health,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Office of War Information
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"All over America women are fighting for Victory in the heavy war industries. Industries where women have never before worked -- this is the inspiring story of they have gone into the steel plants." National Archives description: "On activities at Republic Steel Co. plants. Women work in a metallurgical laboratory, test steel by weighing, move steel from blast furnaces to forges with cranes, weld tank treads and landing barges, operate company locomotives and tractors, load...
Topics: WWII, Republic Steel, Steel Industry -- United States, World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United...
United Newsreel (U.S. Office of War Information) news from November 1942. U.S. Marines On Guadalcanal Push Back Jap Troops U.S. Cruiser Home; Sank 6 Jap Ships [November 1942] Roosevelt Greets Good Neighbor [November 23, 1942] Latest Pictures of American Army in North Africa [November 1942] National Archives description "Part 1, U.S. bombers take off from a Guadalcanal airfield. A long column of Marines advances behind artillery support. Adm. Nimitz decorates Gen. Vandegrift and others....
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Navy, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon...
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National Archives description: "Part 1, an experimental flamethrower is tested at Ft. Belvoir. Demonstrates its use against a pillbox and describes its construction, parts, and safety features. Part 2, rubber boats are used to ferry a tank and to build a pontoon bridge at Ft. Knox, Ky. Part 3, a trench digger is demonstrated at Ft. Belvoir." National Archives Identifier: 24413 listed as "Experimental Type Flame Thrower, Etc" As always, any error or typo is mine and if you...
Topics: WWII, Film Bulletin, Flamethrowers, Flame Throwers, Firearms, World War, 1939-1945, World War II,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Army
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U.S. Army training film TF 21-1024. Used to teach men that a "fair fight" doesn't exist in combat. Part of the WWII U.S. Army "Fighting Men" series of films. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Topics: WWII, World War II, World War, 1939-1945, Fighting Men, US Army, Training Film, Elisha Cook Jr,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Army
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National Archives description: "Summary: English announcer starts telling about Lili Marlene. English soldier returning home brings war relics and a record. Camera zooms in on Lili Marlene record. Man at home writes the lyrics. The man gets up and starts reading them to bg music. Camera shows girl under a lantern waiting at the barracks' gate. Loli Anderson (Swedish singer) practices the song in a nightclub while a woman scrubs the floor. Hitler, in car, drives past cheering crowd. Officer...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Army, Andersen, Lale, World War II, Marius Goring,...
WWII Archive
by Walt Disney Studios
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In 1942 Walt Disney produced this short film for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. It stresses the importance of high American agricultural output. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Rationing -- United States, World War, 1939-1945 -- Food supply, Price...
WWII Archive
by United States. Army Air Forces
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U.S. Army dramatized training film. The crew of a downed American bomber quickly yield to the clever interrogation techniques of their Nazi captors. Starring Arthur Kennedy, Mel Torme, Lloyd Nolan, Craig Stevens and Peter Van Eyck. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
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Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological aspects, World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons,...
WWII Archive
by Gaumont British Picture Corporation
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"Re-enactment of World War 2 Battle of Arnhem. Later lavishly remade as A Bridge Too Far." Part of Operation Market Garden, the Battle of Arnhem was a failed attempt to capture a bridge in the city of Arnhem in Holland. This remarkable docu-drama was shot 1 year after the battle, with the actual soldiers and civilians re-creating their experiences, and it features captured German armor. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or...
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Topics: WWII, Operation Market Garden, World War, 1939-1945, World War II, Arnhem, Battle of, Arnhem,...
WWII Archive
by United States. Army
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Baptism of Fire is an US Army documentary that addresses the anxiety associated with going into combat for the first time. Part of the WWII U.S. Army "Fighting Men" series of films. This 1943 Army training film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary in 1944: WINNER Desert Victory: (British Ministry of Information) NOMINEES Baptism of Fire: (U.S. Army Fighting Men Series) The Battle of Russia: (Special Service Division of the War Dept.) Report from the Aleutians: (U.S....
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, 1944 Academy Award Nominee For Best Documentary, Features, World War II,...
WWII Archive
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A romance set in NYC's Stage Door Canteen for WWII service members. Features dozens of cameos: Aline MacMahon, Gypsy Rose Lee, Alan Mowbray, Harry J. Wild, Sol Lesser, William Terry, Lucile Gleason, Elliott Nugent, Bert Lytell, Ethel Waters, Margaret Early, Julie Conway, Helen Menken, Sunset Carson, Judith Anderson, Henry Armetta, Trudy Erwin, Katharine Cornell, Count Basie and His Orchestra, Lina Romay, Count Basie, Dorothea Kent, Frank Borzage, Pat Flaherty, Benny Goodman Orchestra, Yehudi...
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United Newsreel (U.S. Office of War Information) news April 1945: Funeral of President Roosevelt  [April 13-15] Harry S. Truman, New President of the United States   Part 1, President Roosevelt's body is placed on a special train at Warm Springs, Georgia. The train is met in Washington, D.C., by Vice Pres. Truman and Henry Wallace. The body is carried by caisson to the White House and reposes there in state. Funeral ceremonies are held at Hyde Park, New York. Part 2, Harry S. Truman attends...
Topics: WWII, Stettinius, Edward R. (Edward Reilly), 1900-1949, Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano),...
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U.S. AAF compilation of aviation-related Universal, Movietone, RKO Pathe and Paramount newsreels from 1941. National National Archives Identifier: 67009 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
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Topics: Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943, Airplanes, Tailless, N-1M Bomber, Northrop N-1M, Flying Wing, Northrop...