• Short Summary

    US Marines land on Andreanof Island in the Aleutians, advancing on the Japanese.

  • Description

    Titles read: "US CONVOY TO ALEUTIANS".

    Aleutian Islands, Alaska.

    General view of islands in the Aleutians. Various shots of a naval convoy in the waters around the islands. C/U of a map of the area, showing which islands are occupied by the Japanese.

    Various shots of a landing by United States Marines onto the Andreanof Island which brought the Japanese within easy bombing range. The troops come up the beaches and unload equipment from the landing craft. Marines stand near their tents at a camp in the sand dunes; looks quite windy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1342.02
    Media URN:
    44290
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:28:00 / 01:02:37:00
    Canister:
    42/87

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