US Army prepares for invasion of Europe; politicians discuss postwar plans
- Film Title
- United Newsreel
- Event Date
Washington, DC, United States
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Part 1, US troops storm a beach in a practice landing assault. Part 2, Anthony Eden and Lord Halifax converse with Sec. of State Hull.
Newsreel footage also includes the following parts:
Part 3, a steel life raft is tested and demonstrated by merchant seamen. Part 4, snowplows clear roads and railroads in eastern Canada. Part 5, Army men attempt to unload mules from boxcars. Part 6, destroyer escorts and tankers are constructed and launched. Part 7, mounted Coast Guardsmen patrol beaches. Part 8, lend-lease tanks are used in maneuvers in Australia. Part 9, a volcano erupts in Mexico and buries a town.
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