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Topic: ww2 in color

1938
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1945
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1945
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Firing 155mm Howitzer

ARC Identifier 17914 / Local Identifier 111-ADC-4112 - Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964) - 1942 - Firing 155mm Howitzer at Medjz El Bab... more

Battle of Midway

Battle of Midway - Department of the Navy 1942 - Video 145 - From the Pare Lorentz Center at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Midway was the turning battle in the Pacific. Activities o... more

Battle of Midway

Battle of Midway - FDR Presidential Library 1942 - Video 145 - Department of the Navy. Midway was the turning battle in the Pacific. Activities of Marines, Pilots and Sailors are shown before, during, and after... more

UNITED NATIONS PARADE: CAIRO EGYPT, 06/14/1943

ARC Identifier 3069 / Local Identifier 18-CS-224. Summary: CS British Commander--LS Standard Bearers with all nations flags--Series of shots from grand stand of armored equipment and troops marching by, troops ... more

Remember These Faces

Remember These Faces - FDR Presidential Library 1943 - Video 33 - Public Domain Footage Film demonstrates the ebb and flow of battle using battle footage. First the island is softened then the assault, then the... more

At the Front in North Africa

1943 ARC Identifier 649626 / Local Identifier 263.1789. This film covers activities during World War II relating to tank forces, troop review, artillery, Prisoners of War and the care of wounded in the area of ... more

[Nose art on a B24 Liberator]

Photograph shows a B24 bomber painted with red zig-zag stripes.

Combat America (Part 3)

Combat America (Part 3) - FDR Presidential Library 1945 - Video 23 - U.S. Army Air Forces. Four discs comprise Combat America. The viewer needs all four. The US Air Force sent Clark Cable to England to live wit... more

Combat America (Part 1)

Combat America (Part 1) - FDR Presidential Library 1945 - Video 23 - U.S. Army Air Forces. Four discs comprise Combat America. The viewer needs all four. The US Air Force sent Clark Cable to England to live wit... more

Combat America (Part 2)

Combat America (Part 2) - FDR Presidential Library 1945 - Video 23 - U.S. Army Air Forces. Four discs comprise Combat America. The viewer needs all four. The US Air Force sent Clark Cable to England to live wit... more

The Fighting Lady: The Lady and the Sea

1945 ARC Identifier 12834 / Local Identifier 80-MC-5298. This film is a military documentary told from the point of view of the crew of the aircraft carrier the Fighting Lady -- a pseudonym for the Yorktown. Sc... more

Combat America (Part 4)

Combat America (Part 4) - FDR Presidential Library 1945 - Video 23 - U.S. Army Air Forces. Four discs comprise Combat America. The viewer needs all four. The US Air Force sent Clark Cable to England to live wit... more

Beachhead To Berlin

ARC Identifier 12841 / Local Identifier 80-MG-5697 - Creator(s):Department of the Navy. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations. Naval Observatory. (1942 - 09/18/1947) - - Contains sound. - Copied by Liz Pruszko

Fueling a plane at the Naval Air Base, Corpus Christi, Texas

Photo probably shows man adding oil, rather than fuel, because of his location on the airplane. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)