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They Planned Victory

Series

Series Name
Warwork News

Issue

Issue No.
S15/15
Paramount Issue No.
1244
Date Released
1 Feb 1943
Released by Paramount
1 Feb 1943
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Warrior of the Week
  2. 2The Other Man’s Job. Making Copper Cables
  3. 3They Planned Victory

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 3
Summary
The Anglo-American meeting at Casablanca (January 1943). Churchill is seen with his advisors and Roosevelt with Chiefs of Staff. General Marshall and General Sir Alan Brooke. General Giraud meets General de Gaulle. Service Chiefs later visit warship. Roosevelt reviews American military parade. General Clark and Harry Hopkins lunch together. President Roosevelt takes salute, after. Later a joint communique is issue to war correspondents.
Keywords
Politics and government; Social events; Ceremonies; Navy; Military

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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