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Diary of a sergeant / produced by Army Pictorial Service, Signal Corps ; produced for Motion Pictures and Special Events Division, War Finance Division, U.S. Treasury Department.
Date
1945
Main contributor
Russell, Harold, 1914-2002
Summary
Traces the treatment of an amputee in an army hospital and his rehabilitation, including his skillful manipulation of artificial arms and hands.
Contributors
Russell, Harold, 1914-2002; Kirk, Norman T. (Norman Thomas), 1888-1960; United States. Army Pictorial Service; United States. War Department.; United States. War Finance Division. Motion Pictures and Special Events Division.; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Publishers
U.S. War Department; U.S. Treasury Department
Genres
Sponsored films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
Subjects
Russell, Harold, 1914-2002.; United States. Army Medical Service.; Amputees; Rehabilitation; World War, 1939-1945; Medical care
Location
United States
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (24 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm.
Notes

Originally produced in 1945. Released by multiple government agencies. This version released by the Department of Treasury in support of a Victory Loan drive; concludes with a statement from Major General Norman T. Kirk, surgeon general, U.S. Army.

DVD copy available.

Performers

Harold Russell.

Presenter, Norman T. Kirk.

Statement of Responsibility

produced by Army Pictorial Service, Signal Corps ; produced for Motion Pictures and Special Events Division, War Finance Division, U.S. Treasury Department.

Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7818366; OCLC: ocn903602816; OCLC: 903602816