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Title The Americans on D-Day [videorecording] / created by WW2-reflections ; produced & directed by Richard Lanni.

Publication Info. [Dublin, Ireland] : WW2 Reflections, [2009]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  DVD 940.5421 AME    AVAILABLE
Edition Widescreen, rev. ed.
Description 1 videodisc (44 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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Note Documentary.
"Revised edition includes new veteran interviews"--Container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Contents Extras: Trailer -- The making of AoDD -- Weapons training -- Uniforms of the day -- Stills.
Performer Host, Ellwood von Seibold ; voice over, Michel Souvray.
Summary "Join battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold in his 1943 Dodge Command car as he takes us on a tour of the American D-Day landings in real time. Llisten to the men who were there, land in Ste. Mère Eglise with the 92nd Airborne, scale the cliffs at La Pointe du Hoc with the Rangers, wade through the surf on Omaha Beach with the 29th Infantry Division and take the guns at Brecourt manor with Easy Company of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment. See the uniforms thy wore, the weapons they fired and the equipment they carried ... Revised edition includes new veteran interviews."--Container.
System Details DVD; NTSC, all regions; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 16:9.
Language In English with some German over dubbed in English.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives.
Normandy (France) -- History, Military -- 20th century.
United States -- Armed Forces -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Lanni, Richard.
Von Seibold, Ellwood.
Souvray, Michel.
Standard No. 884501128971

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