- Event Date
- 1943 December 02
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
An American Air Force officer holds a slate with the date and name of the cameraman. Shots of Franklin Roosevelt and Dwight Eisenhower riding at the head of a caravan of Jeeps and cars. The group appears to be driving through an American military base, with mountains visible in the background. Roosevelt's Jeep passes a line of uniformed men standing at attention, and then stops beside an American flag on a pole. Roosevelt removes his hat and places it over his heart while a band plays. The Jeep continues on past a long line of troops; closer shots of the two men. Roosevelt, his back to the camera, speaks to a group of troops in front of a building. Roosevelt's Jeep drives up onto a raised wooden platform on a parade ground. Panning shots of the parade ground and a long line of uniformed men.
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