War in Pacific continues - battle for Solomon Islands.
Full title reads: "WAR IN THE PACIFIC".
Solomon Islands, Pacific Ocean.
Two shots (one close up) of Admiral Chester Nimitz, Commander-in-Chief of the United States Pacific Fleet, seated in his office.
Montage sequence of U.S. naval guns in action in Pacific. Various shots of the aerial bombardment over Solomon Islands. Various shots of the troops and equipment coming ashore in rough surf on one of the Islands - could be Bougainville. Various shots of the American troops starting to advance through jungle - dead Japanese soldiers lying around.
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