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The Memphis Belle : a story of a flying fortress / produced by the [United States] War Department under the supervision of William Wyler.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette VIDEO 940.544 MEM (Text) 31951003014328 In Storage - Please Ask Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (42 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Charlotte, NC : United American Video Corp., [1986]

Content descriptions

General Note:
First issued in 1944 as a motion picture.
Summary, etc.:
Portrays a bombing mission over Germany during World War II. Follows the "Flying Fortress" (B-17 bomber) Memphis Belle as it leads a squadron of bombers on a daring daylight attack on the submarine pens at Wilhelmshaven, Germany. The entire mission is documented, including preparations, the bombing action itself, and the return to base.
System Details Note:
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Aerial operations, American.
World War, 1939-1945 > Destruction and pillage > Germany (West)
B-17 bomber.

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