Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive

Western Front

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Description Begins with a short summary of American attitudes to the War in Europe and how the U.S. underestimated the militaristic tendencies of the Japanese. Argues that the Chinese had been fighting World War II longer than any other allied nation and should be considered one of America's main partner. Describes America's effort to supply allied nations in the Pacific with war materials. The desperate need of the Chinese people is stressed. Scenes include the carrying of supplies over the Burma Road and the bombing of Chinese cities.
Creator Newsreel Feature Productions
Wilding Picture Productions Inc.
Date Issued 1942
Original Format 16mm print
Duration 20:22
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin U.S.