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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of American soldier retaking Guadalcanal.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    US Retake Guadalcanal - February 1943.

    Several shots of aeroplanes flying over the island. Aerial shots of destroyed aircraft on an airbase below. M/S of three senior looking American soldiers. L/S of aeroplane taking off. Aerial shots of ship sinking off the coast. Various shots of U.S. troops making their way into the island on foot and truck and by tank. (It appears to be shortly after the taking of the island in February 1943). L/S U.S. troops fighting a fire aboard a supply ship having been set alight by Japanese bombing raid.

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    Film ID:
    1813.08
    Media URN:
    60653
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:51:00 / 01:17:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 321 E

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