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    IWO JIMA, PACIFIC ISLANDS: Tilt shot Iwo today - Surabachi in b-g. GV Soldier comes up to Surabachi Monument & sautes. SV Inscription. CU Plaque representing flag rising. SCU Pan Observes in to-days manoeuvres looking thru glasses at approaching landing fleet pan to GV. GV 2 Planes diving. SV Spotter watching from camouflaged position. GV 4 Planes strafing. SCU General Hull with aides watching. GV Landing fleet approaching.



    FADE Air V Iwo Jima during battle in last war, super 1945. LV Marines landing on Iwo Jima. Closer V Ditto. SV Marine up beach. Side V Marines fighting on beach. SCU Artillery crew fighting. GV Shell hit on Mt. Subarachi. LV Marines storming beach. GV Heavy smoke on island.



    FADE GV Landing craft hitting beach in to-day's manoeuvres, super to-day. LV Marines wading ashore. SV Mechanized vehicles ashore. SV Jeep. LV Marines up beach. SV Pan Soldier running with machine gun. SCU Pan Marine diving into beach with gun. CU Face of machine gunner. LV Marines running along beach. CU Types in sand. Angle V Starting up Mt. Surabachi. TV Ditto.



    FADE GV Mt. Surabachi during World War II attack. SV Shell hits. SV Marines attacking. SCU Ditto. SV Planting U.S.A. flag on Surabachi.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA1D9S0YEZNCY604T3TEBU8M6VV
    Media URN:
    VLVA1D9S0YEZNCY604T3TEBU8M6VV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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