• Short Summary

    Japanese forces overwhelmed by American forces in Pacific

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Pacific Invasion: American Forces Capture Japan's Marshall Islands

    MARSHALL ISLANDS: Various:
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    AEROPLANE, American. U.S. planes bomb Marshall Isles, Pacific..when Americans invade

    AMERICAN MILITARY. U.S.Task Force invades MARSHALL ISLANDS,pacific..A.L.C's land Marines..& supplies..loading & firing mortars..dynamiting ditches..captured beer & supplies..dead Japs..funeral of dead Americans.

    AMERICA NAVAL. U.S.troopships, warships, A.L.C's approach Marshall Isles in Pacific..warships bombard..A.L.C's take Marines ashore..& supplies

    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT. U.S.A. L.C's land Marines on Marshall Isles, in Pacific..at sea

    BEER U.S. Marines capture Jap beer when landing on Marshall Isles, Pacific..holding up bottles

    DEATH Dead Japs on Marshall Islands

    DYNAMITE & DYNAMITING U.S.Marines dynamiting ditches used by Japs for communications on Marshall Islands, Pacific

    GUNS. U.S.Warships bombard Marshall Isles when invading..Marines on land loading & firing mortars

    JAPAN - MILITARY. Dead Japs on Marshall Isles..U.S. Marines firing in Japs in water..Jap H.Q.captured & beer

    MAP. PACIFIC..showing Marshall Islands..C.U's V.G. inc. formation of KWAJALEIN ATOLL.

    MARSHALL ISLANDS, Pacific. U.S. Task Force invades..warships bombard & planes bomb..A.L.C's land Marines & Supplies..attacks made on KWAJALEIN and ROI and NAMUR..Jap H.Q. captured at Roi & empty hangars..dead Japs

    SUPPLIES & SUPPLY DROPPING Supplies landed on Marshall Islands, when U.S. Task Force invades

    TROOPSHIP Marines & supplies land in Marshall Islands in Pacific

    United States of America; Military - Active

    World War II, WWII, Second World War, War, WW2, liberty ship, broadsides, Roi-Namur, memorial services, burial

    Background: Japanese forces overwhelmed by American forces in Pacific

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2JZ0RYYY9ZBLUWDVUFCNZ56U5
    Media URN:
    VLVA2JZ0RYYY9ZBLUWDVUFCNZ56U5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:09:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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