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ARC Identifier: 39127
Title: ROYALTY CHRISTENS U.S. BOMBER [ETC.], 1944
Creator: Office for Emergency Management. Office of War Information. Overseas Operations Branch. New York Office. News and Features Bureau. (Most Recent)
Type of Archival  Materials:
Moving Images
Level of  Description:
Item from Record Group 208: Records of the Office of War Information, 1926 - 1951
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
Copyright Dates: 1944
Part of: Series: Motion Picture Films from "United News" Newsreels, 1942 - 1945
Scope & Content  Note:
Part 1, the King and Queen of England and Princess Elizabeth christen an airplane at a U.S. airfield in England and are greeted by Gen. Doolittle. Part 2 shows the processing of plasma and penicillin. Troops in Normandy receive medical care. Part 3, naval guns bombard Cherbourg. The 8th and 9th Air Forces bomb communication lines. British troops take Caen. Shows Gen. Montgomery.

Use Restrictions: Undetermined
Specific Records  Type:
motion pictures (visual works)
Sound Type: Sound
Variant Control  Number(s):
NAIL Control Number: NWDNM(m)-208-UN-1008
Local Identifier: NWDNM(m)-208-UN-1008
    Copy 1
Copy Status: Preservation
Storage Facility: National Archives at College Park - Archives II (College Park, MD)
         Media
Media Type: Film Reel


Index Terms

Subjects Represented in the Archival Material
Airplanes, Military
Army Air Forces. 8th Army Air Force
Army Air Forces. 9th Army Air Force
Blood plasma
Doolittle, James Harold, Gen.
Naval battles
Penicillin
World War, 1939-1945

Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926-
George VI, King of Great Britain, 1895-1952
Montgomery, Bernard Law, Gen.
Queen Elizabeth

Contributors to Authorship and/or Production of the Archival Materials
United News, Producer

Lifecycle Tracking Information

Accession  Number:
3276

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