Release 1022 (1944), Medals For HeroesStreaming Video - 2010
This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. 2,600 airmen who participated in the Normandy landing are decorated by General Paul Williams; other decorations are presented to civilians and soldiers in London. 2. How the Belgian underground complicated the German withdrawal from Antwerp; British and Canadian troops enter the city; citizens beat collaborationists and wreck their homes. 3. General Marshall and Justice Byrnes arrive in Paris and are met by General Eisenhower. 4. U.S. troops advance on Aachen, Germany. 5. English soldiers are welcomed in Greece, combined units advance to fight and build an airstrip.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c1944
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (10 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: Medals for Heroes