• Short Summary

    American troops fight Japanese at Okinawa and in Pacific.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE WAR GOES ON".

    Pacific, Okinawa Japan.

    Panning shot of a Japanese plane in steep dive. Antiaircraft guns firing from a ship. Japanese plane bursting into flames in sky.

    Huge explosion as ammunition ship is hit by Japanese aircraft.

    American infantry crouching and advancing through the undergrowth and jungle of Okinawa. Dead Japanese soldier being dragged out of his foxhole.

    Japanese sniper is shot by American sniper. Close up shot of the Japanese sniper falling after being shot.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1155.08
    Media URN:
    40009
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/05/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:07:00 / 01:33:03:00
    Canister:
    45/43

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