• Short Summary

    General Macarthur directs conquest in Admiralty Islands.

  • Description

    ADMIRALTY ISLANDS:
    EXT
    GV battleships firing.
    CU guns fires.
    CU General MacArthur on board Battleship watching operations, soldiers in B-g.
    LV invasion barges under way to shore.
    SV ditto.
    CU troops in invasion barge.
    LV explosions on shore Barge in Foreground.
    SCU McArthur watching.
    LV troops landing on beach.
    SV ditto.
    GBV troops thru trees.
    LV MacArthur standing over body of dead Jap other soldiers with him.
    SV ditto.
    CU soldier saluting.
    SCU MacArthur patting soldier on shoulder.

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Americans; Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964), Military - Active; World War II in the Far East; Papua New Guinea; Second World War; WWII
    Background: General Macarthur directs conquest in Admiralty Islands.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAER1G2V136M7B3E2OFADE6OJ3B
    Media URN:
    VLVAER1G2V136M7B3E2OFADE6OJ3B
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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