FRENCH AIRCRAFT CARRIERS "ARROMANCHES" IN INDO-CHINA OPERATIONS.
GVs. French Navy "Arromanches" aircraft carrier deck (formerly British Navy ship, HMS Colossus), with aircraft (several kinds of Hellcat crafts) taking off by means of a catapult equipment (several shots)....
American Hellcat bombers raid Japanese targets at Wake Island.
American naval planes carry out a raid on Manila in the Philippines.
Pacific fleet prepares the ground for American capture of Manila.
Allied planes bomb the Tirpitz battleship in the Alten fjord. Norway.
South African newsreel item showing airmen on mock invasion exercise.
Aircraft carrier 'Bois Belleau' arrives, Auboyneau reviews sailors, Hell-Cats taking off.
Hellcat needs less space for its take off thanks to new rocket.