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Why We Fight: Prelude to War

Film | Accession Number: 2003.482.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3641 | Film ID: 2578

War film about the background of World War II (Orientation Film No. 1). Reel 1 shows the bombing of Pearl Harbor, London air raids, cavalry and tank battles in Russia, and Panzer and Luftwaffe operations in western Europe. Fascists in Italy and Nazis in Germany riot and parade. Titles appear at beginning of reel.


Duration
00:09:12
Date
Event:  1941-1942
Production:  1942
Locale
Japan
Italy
Germany
Pearl Harbor, Oahu, HI, United States
Soviet Union
London, England
Language
English
Genre/Form
Propaganda.
Credit
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
 
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:43:06
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