When MGM requested Gable be put in a non-combat duty, he returned to the United States and joined the First Motion Picture Unit, where he was promoted to major. In 1944, Gable used the footage from his missions to create "Combat America," which he narrated. #ArchivesAtTheMovies pic.twitter.com/Ojz2WQ6WjJ

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