• Short Summary

    Task force of the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Japanese waters North of Guadalcanal together with?

  • Description

    New Georgia, Pacific Islands: GV Line of destroyers in Japanese waters. LV Line of destroyers in Japanese waters, look-out in f-g. GV Destroyer with American flag in f-g. Shot on board preparing catapult, 3 ships in b-g. SCU Look outs keeping watch. CU Plane (Curtiss) on catapult, pilot signalling. CU Plane catapulted off. GV Plane in air, 2 ships below. LV Line of destroyers under way. CY Swinging guns into position. CU Gun and gunner ready. Air View: 2 ships, one firing guns. Air View: Ship firing guns. Sequence of ships firing guns at night. GV Ships. SCU Men asleep on board ship. CU Men asleep. SCU Men asleep just where they fell, one's arm round others neck. CU 2 men asleep, one's arm round other's neck. CU Man shaking dice. CU Game board held down by shoes. CU Pull through gun. LV Men pilling up empty shell cases. CU Pilling up empty shell cases. GV Destroyers under way, look out in f-g. CU American flag.

    World War II; Second World War
    Background: Task force of the U.S. Pacific Fleet in Japanese waters North of Guadalcanal together with scenes of nighttime bombardment.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACA141VI10DMC0KKK10X2ZFWHA
    Media URN:
    VLVACA141VI10DMC0KKK10X2ZFWHA
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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