General Marshall speaks on the third anniversary of the foundation of Israel and the birthday of Dr. Chaim Weizmann. He compares the pioneers settling the United States to the people currently settling in Israel. He speaks of the United States providing military material to Israel for fighting that occurred in Palestine. He hopes for the independence of Israel, so that they might sustain themselves. Closes with talk of Anna Rosenberg, assistant Secretary of Defense.
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 68765
Municipal archives id: LT144