The Big Picture

The Big Picture

The Big Red One

Streaming Video - 2011
Rate this:
Produced by the U.S. Army, this educational episode of The Big Picture series is a salute to the 1st Infantry Division, also known as "The Big Red One." This division participated in eight campaigns and three invasions during World War II. With fascinating footage provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, this film captures combat operations during these engagements, showing attacks and counterattacks on foot and in trucks and assault boats through heat, dust, cold, snow, and water. Colonel Quinn explains the Combat Infantry Badge, its history, and what is required of combat infantrymen in order to wear the badge.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: Big Red One


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at my library

To Top