Follows a troop train, a freight train, and a truck rushing to deliver men and supplies to a ship convoy in 1943. Explains the reasons for transportation delays and the shortage of goods in wartime. This film was intended to promote understanding and support of the war effort despite inconveniences on the home front.
DVD copy available.
Featuring, Joseph B. Eastman, Director, Office of Defense Transportation.
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the United States Government presents ; produced by the Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures.