U.S. National Archives & Records Administration
ARC Search Results: Hit #49


ARC Identifier: 2825
Creator: War Department. Army Air Forces. (06/20/1941 - 09/26/1947) (Most Recent)
Type of Archival  Materials:
Moving Images
Level of  Description:
Item from Record Group 18: Records of the Army Air Forces, 1903 - 1964
Location: Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records LICON, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-M), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001 PHONE: 301-837-3540, FAX: 301-837-3620, EMAIL: mopix@nara.gov
Other Titles: Combat Film Report, No. 56
Production Date: 1944 ?
Part of: Series: Motion Picture Films from the "Combat Film Report" Program Series, 1942 - 1945
Scope & Content  Note:
On the activities and equipment of airborne engineers, as demonstrated at Westover Field, Mass., in Mar. 1943. Shows equipment used by the engineers and preparations for an operation. Troops and equipment are flown to their objective in gliders and C-47's. They land, organize, and begin repairs on the field.

Use Restrictions: Undetermined
Specific Records  Type:
motion pictures (visual works)
Sound Type: Sound
Variant Control  Number(s):
NAIL Control Number: NWDNM(m)-18-C-56
Local Identifier: NWDNM(m)-18-C-56
    Copy 1
Copy Status: Preservation
Storage Facility: National Archives at College Park - Archives II (College Park, MD)
Media Type: Film Reel

Index Terms

Subjects Represented in the Archival Material
Air bases
Air bases, Military--Westover Field (Massachusetts)
Airborne operations
Engineers, Corps of--Airborne Troops

Contributors to Authorship and/or Production of the Archival Materials
War Department. Army Air Forces., Producer

Lifecycle Tracking Information

Accession  Number:

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