US increase hold on Guadalcanal, strategic island in Solomons. Allied reinforcements press home attack in?
SLATE INFORMATION: 'JAPS LOSE GROUND IN SOUTH PACIFIC'
SOUTH PACIFIC: Solomon Islands: Guadalcanal:
GV pan lines of US Marines marching thru valley.
GV pan and LV pan lines of Marines marching thru valley.
TV Marines marching thru valley seen beyond rifles stack in foreground.
CU Marines marching towards, thru jungle.
GV pan Guadalcanal airfield with U.S. planes parked
SV pan three 1,000 lb. bombs on ground.
CU Markings on 1,000 lb bomb
LV pan two Flying Fortresses with U.S. markings, airmen around.
CU name 'Boomerang' on Fortress.
Background: US increase hold on Guadalcanal, strategic island in Solomons. Allied reinforcements press home attack in Buna region, New Guinea.