• Short Summary

    The US Navy conducts an assault on Japanese forces in the Marshall and Gilbert Islands using surface craft and naval air units

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. Fleet in Action - Sea and Air Attack on Japan's Island Bases

    MICRONESIA: Various:
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    AEROPLANES AMERICAN. take off carrier to bomb Gilbert and Marshall islands


    AEROPLANES AMERICAN. Take off carrier to bomb Gilbert and Marshall Islands


    AMERICA NAVAL. fleet bombards Marshall and Gilbert islands..planes take off carrier..catapult planes..engine room..vice Ad Halsey w chiefs..warships firing..a.a.firing..Japanese plane shot down..smoke rising from islands.


    CATAPULT plane takes off from U.S. ship


    HALSEY. Ad..U.S. Navy w chiefs plans attack on Gilbert and Marshalls


    Navy - Active

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Allies, naval, airplane, airplanes, aircraft, aeroplane, aircraft carrier, aircraft carriers, USN, United States Navy, bombing, bombers, battlecruiser, battlecruisers, submarine, submarines, military, bomber, bombings
    Background: The US Navy conducts an assault on Japanese forces in the Marshall and Gilbert Islands using surface craft and naval air units

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1JH8NCCRNNJWLM0OOHJXDWSCV
    Media URN:
    VLVA1JH8NCCRNNJWLM0OOHJXDWSCV
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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