While Chinese civilians construct an airfield for U.S. use with hand tools, combat continues in?
SLATE INFORMATION: China Hits Back in the Air
AEROPLANES AMERICAN Flying Fortresses raid Salamau, New Guinea.. bombs.. explosions on land.. Coolies in China build airfield under U.S. Army engineer supervision.. old methods no new machinery
AMERICA MILITARY. Scenes in S.Pacific jungle..wounded tommy carried on stretcher..jeep w.tommy on bonnet..blood transfusion given..soldier w.bandaged face
BLOOD TRANSFUSION & DONORS. Given to wounded U.S. soldier in jungle S. Pacific
BOMBS Flying Fortresses drop bombs over Salamua, N. Guinea
Thousands lying on dock at CHINESE port..(in lines)
CHINA Coolies build airfield..U.S. Army engineers supervise..no modern machinery..warplanes & bombs unloaded at port..& trucks..Flying Fortress off to raid Salamau N.Guinea.
JUNGLE U.S. Army fight in jungle in S. Pacific.. jeep thro' undergrowth.. wounded carried on stretcher.. blood transfusion given in jungle
NEW GUINEA. Flying Fortresses over SALAMUA.. bombs, explosions
SHIPPING. Supplies unloaded at port in CHINA..bombs, trucks, planes on dock (large quantities)..natives unload etc.
Airforce - Active
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Background: While Chinese civilians construct an airfield for U.S. use with hand tools, combat continues in the jungle and casualties must be carried to first aid and relief stations