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Everywhere in the World

Everywhere in the World

| 16 min

This 1940s newsreel demonstrates how the U.S.A. and the Commonwealth countries contributed to the war effort during World War II.


Credits
  • producer
    Stuart Legg
  • editing
    David Cooper
  • narrator
    Lorne Greene
  • music
    Lucio Agostini

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Education

Ages 10 to 17

History - World War II
History and Citizenship Education - Culture and Currents of Thought (1500-present)
Media Education - Popular Culture

List the countries in the British Commonwealth during WW2. Which nations were not mentioned in the film? Why? Why did the United States align themselves with the Commonwealth nations? What did they stand to gain? What might the world be like today had the world not come together against Hitler?

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