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  • Short Summary

    American troops land on Solomon Islands.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Battle of Bougainville - Inching Ahead In Jungle War Against Japs".

    Solomon Islands.

    Various shots American landing craft arriving at beaches. Troops disembark and unload equipment with no opposition. C/U high ranking army officer - could be General Dwight Eisenhower (Ike). Various shots soldiers and army vehicles advancing across swampy island.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1917.06
    Media URN:
    61330
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:18:00 / 01:22:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 776 D

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