• Short Summary

    President Franklin Delano Roosevelt sets out the United States plan for production of aircraft, tanks, merchant vessels, and other war material, as well as military objectives toward Imperial Japan, Fascist Italy, and Nazi Germany, before Congress, while young men volunteer for the armed forces

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: America's Gigantic War Plan

    USA: Various:
    INT/EXT

    ROOSEVELT President Speaks to Congress..(Asks for & outlines huge defense & victory programme)


    Personalities - Politicians; United States of America; Americans

    New York City, Statue of Liberty, United States Army Air Corps, Washington, D.C., Congress, aircraft, production, warplane, industry, bombers, B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator, tanks, Sherman tanks, armour, transport ships, Liberty ships, ammunition, Pearl Harbor, Senate, House of Representatives, troop ships, American Expeditionary Force, victory plan, WWII, World War II, Second World War
    Background: President Franklin Delano Roosevelt sets out the United States plan for production of aircraft, tanks, merchant vessels, and other war material, as well as military objectives toward Imperial Japan, Fascist Italy, and Nazi Germany, before Congress, while young men volunteer for the armed forces

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEHQ92FJBRQHEZJK91Q4KE5M14
    Media URN:
    VLVAEHQ92FJBRQHEZJK91Q4KE5M14
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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