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Russia Hits Back

Series

Series Name
War Pictorial News

Issue

Issue No.
34
Date Released
22 Dec 1941
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1South Africa’s Total Effort
  2. 2Gondar Falls
  3. 3News from England
  4. 4Russia Hits Back

Story

Story No. within this Issue
4 / 4
Summary
Russia on the offensive; Nazis retreat. Value in this offensive of arms supplied by Britain and the US. Flashback to Moscow Conference when this was arranged. Arrival in Russia of Lord Beaverbrook and Averell Harriman, personal envoy of Roosevelt. Shots of the Russian cavalry. Russia’s warships in the Black Sea ensure that the enemy’s water supply [sic] is cut off.
Keywords
Politics and government; Weapons; Foreign aid; Navy; Military
Credits:
Commentator
Rex Keating

This series is held by:

Film Archive

Name
Imperial War Museum Film and Video Archive
Email
film@iwm.org.uk
Web
http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/film
Phone
020 7416 5291
Fax
020 7416 5379
Address
Lambeth Road
London SE1 6HZ
Notes
The IWM also preserves the original nitrate film copies for the World War II period of British Paramount News, Gaumont British News and Universal News.
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