Titles read: "BATTLE OF THE SOLOMONS".
Solomon Islands, South Pacific.
Various shots of an American convoy in heavy seas, nearing the Solomon Islands with supplies for troops at Guadalcanal. Landing craft carrying Marines land on the beaches and advance. American aircraft give air support.
Marines take over the airfield at Lunga which is still burning after heavy bombing. We see some of the captured Japanese equipment, including light artillery and a flame thrower.