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Signal Corps Photographic Center was a crossroads for many films and filmmakers from World War II to 1970.  Even when the assignments and productions were in other studios, other units, other theaters and other services, much of the footage and many of the films resided at SCPC.  It became part of the library and distribution system of the Army Motion Picture Depository.

The story of combat photography and military films is big.  Here are some links and articles on the broader subject of military films:

Mainzer & Montagne
Screening of "The Shooting War"

Richard Leacock: "1942 Left Harvard to become a "Combat-Cameraman" in the American Army, serving in the Arctic, the Burma Campaign and in China."