War on wheels / produced by the Signal Corps.

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Date
1943
Main contributor
United States. Army. Signal Corps
Summary
The story of an American truck convoy ambushed by German tanks and rescued by a group of United States medium tanks. Graphically illustrates the importance of war production during World War II. Billed as a confidential industrial film bulletin from Under Secretary of War, Robert Patterson to the men and women of the American automotive industry.
Contributors
United States. Army. Signal Corps; United States. War Department.; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Publisher
U.S. War Department
Genres
Propaganda films.; Nonfiction films.; Short films.
Subjects
World War, 1939-1945; Equipment and supplies; Tank warfare; Transportation; Automobile industry and trade
Location
United States
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (22 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm.
Notes

Statement of Responsibility

produced by the Signal Corps.
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 7818317; OCLC: ocm19807577; OCLC: 19807577