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  • Short Summary

    American servicemen reading the news of Roosevelt's dead.

  • Description

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    Fighter plane on airfield with pilot inside reading 'The Starts and Stripes' newspaper. Closer shot of the pilot reading paper - headline on front page reading 'FDR DEAD'. Close up shot of pilot's sad face, he shakes head in disbelief.

    Various shots of different American servicemen reading 'The Stars and Stripes' with sad faces. A group of black American soldiers reading news.

    Several shots of the American servicemen listening to radio - presumably announcing Roosevelt's dead.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2143.09
    Media URN:
    63650
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:48:00 / 01:28:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 1164 F

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