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  • Short Summary

    American troops land on Japanese held island of Attu.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Attu - island in Pacific.

    Map of island of Attu, Japanese military bases and American advances are marked. Various shots warships at sea, guns firing coast of island. Various shots American soldiers (GIs) climbing into landing craft. When the landing craft reach the beach there is little opposition, the Americans unload their equipment onto the beach. Various shots GIs advancing across island in dog. C/U two soldiers holding captured Japanese flag. Map. More shots warships and landing craft arriving at island.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1845.25
    Media URN:
    60885
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:25:00 / 01:59:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 710 I

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