Title reads: "Action in Tarawa - Front Line pictures from the Gilbert Islands".
Tarawa, Gilbert Islands.
Various shots of tank landing craft and troop landing craft heading towards Betio Island while under air attack. Action shots of the U.S. marines trying to establish a beachhead...
Fast paddling in this boat race in Manila, Philippine Islands.
Two teams compete in the Royal Naval Field Gun competition.
Underwater volcano in Pacific causes island of rock to rise out of sea.
American submarines stored in California.
Footage of penguins on Falkland Islands.
LS of sea lapping beach on palm lined South Sea Island.
Footage of a large rubbish tip.
German lifeboat men at work out on the high seas.
Lorries emptying rubbish at land fill site.