US troops attack the Solomon Islands to "start the push to Tokyo".
American troops invade Solomon Islands.
American troops land on Solomon Islands.
Australian and American forces attack Japanese positions in Solomon Islands.
War in Pacific continues - battle for Solomon Islands.
Dead Japanese soldiers and Japanese prisoners captured by US Marines at Guadalcanal.
American troops land on the Solomon Islands and take over Japanese camp and airbase.
Good footage before, during and after the US attack on the Solomon Islands.
Material showing New Zealand air strikes on Bougainville, Solomon Islands.
General MacArthur with Admiral Nimitz + American army fighting in Solomon Islands.
American troops and tanks advancing under fire from the Japanese forces in the Pacific.
Marines bring supplies for troops at Guadalcanal and take over the bombed airfield at Lunga.
Americans destroy Munda - the biggest Japanese air base in the south-west Pacific.
Japanese set fire to an oil dump as allies try to build airfield close by. Bougainville.
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