Superfort, August 1943-June 1944

Superfort, August 1943-June 1944

The Air Force Story

Streaming Video - 1953
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This film documents how American workers fulfilled Roosevelt's promise to produce 200 B-29 Superfortress bombers, or "Superforts," by March 1944. Viewers see footage of Boeing factory production; workers constructing air strips in China; B-29s arriving in China; and their debut attack on Yawata that signaled the start of the Japanese blitz. Note: this historical recording may contain variations in audio and visual quality based on the variations of the original source material.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] :, Internet Archive,, [1953]
New York, N.Y. :, Distributed by Films Media Group,, 2013
Copyright Date: ©1953
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (13 min., 57 sec.)) :,sound, color
video file, rda
Alternative Title: Air Force Story


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