Citizens, Meet Your Army!

Author:  Paramount News

Subject: Interwar

Sound; black & white; 2 1/2 min. Soldiers parade in New York City and in Washington, D.C., on Army Day, April 5, 1941. Major General Robert C. Richardson, director of the War Department’s Bureau of Public Information, is shown. Chief of Staff George C. Marshall reports, “The War Department policy is to give all information to the public which is not of military secrecy.” Training maneuvers at Fort Lewis, Washington, are pictured, as well as coastal defense guns at Fort Monroe, Virginia, and airplanes at Langley Field, Virginia.


Location: Vault
Call No. 41.04.15 DISC 73
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Language: english