Japanese set fire to an oil dump as allies try to build airfield close by. Bougainville.
Item title reads - From the Pacific front.
Bougainville, Solomon Islands.
Waves roll up onto the beach on the island. Various shots of allied soldiers unloading equipment and supplies. Various shots as they build the runway using steel matting for a new airfield there. L/S as smoke rises from an oil dump hit by Japanese fire. Dense smoke and flames billow through the trees.