Programme, United States Army presents ‘This is the Army’, Birmingham Hippodrome

  • Date: 20 December - 24 December 1943
  • Ref: BHIPP: 2015.341

The programme is white, red and blue throughout. The show commenced on Monday 20 December 1943 with performances starting at 17:10 and 19:25. The inside details the show, ‘This is the Army’ by Irving Berlin, presented by the United States Army. It was an all-soldier musical show. The show was sponsored by and proceeds were distributed by the British Service Charities Committee. The acts and performances are listed inside and the names of the performers are listed on the back. There is a message from Jacob L. Devers, Lieutenant General of US Army, ‘to our Allies’ included on the front cover.

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