Americans destroy Munda - the biggest Japanese air base in the south-west Pacific.
Full title reads: "Solomon Is. - MUNDA FALLS".
Munda, New Georgia Island, Solomon Islands.
Ships of the U.S. Task Force on their way to Munda, Japanese air base on New Georgia Island in the Solomons. They sail line astern. Various shots, onboard one of the ships, of a watch being kept on the skies while the rest of the crew relaxes. They lay on the decks sleeping. Dusk falling and the guns prepare. Short night barrage sequence of guns pounding the Munda. Men resting after the battle.
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