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Title Work

Title No: 3077

Title: US Negro Artillery Unit in France

Alternate Titles:

U.S. Negro Artillery Unit in France

Negro Artillery Unit in France

Medium: Moving Image

Original Medium: Film

Dates:

24 Aug  1944 (Created)

20 Dec  1985 (Ordered/received)

Original Summary:
Ammunition is delivered; soldiers dig foxholes; fire 8" howitsers; shell marked "Harlem to Hitler" is loaded and fired.  (ca. 500' in 35 mm.)

Also: ca. 400' of Troop unit crossing Seine.
         ca. 100' of Gen. Patton Unit.

From story card.

Countries of Origin: U.S.A.

Duration: 10 min 47 sec 

Forms: Stock shot

Genres: News

Subjects: African American soldiers; World War, 1939-1945.; World War, 1939-1945--African Americans; United States. Army--African American troops

Name As Subjects: Patton, George S.

Credits:
RoleName
CompilerBlackside, Inc.
Source of MaterialUnited States. National Archives and Records Administration
Copyright ClaimantUnited States. National Archives and Records Administration

Items x3

ItemDescription
3077-1Safety Film :  
3077-2Safety Film : Positive picture 
3077-3Safety Film : Magnetic track 


Contained By x1

Title NoTitle
13026Eyes on the prize [stock footage]