American forces capture Okinawa and begin plans for the Allied invasion of Japan
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SLATE INFORMATION: War in the Pacific. Japanese Use Suicide Planes as Land ,Sea and Air Offensives Near Their Homeland
DESCRIPTION: OKINAWA. (Isl.) Artillery firing, troop-carrier moving forward. Stars. & Stripes hoisted on Okinawa after capture.
FLAGS. Stars & Stripes hoisted on Okinawa after complete surrender.
GUNS Artillery firing on Okinawa.
Mac ARTHUR. Gen. Douglas. w. Admiral Nimitz looking at Map.
MAPS. Map of Japanese Empire. (Including Parts of China etc.)
NIMITZ, Admiral W.Chester. w. Gen. MacArthur looking at Map.
STILLWELL, General (U.S. Army in India) Sitting at table after meal (C.U.)
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Background: American forces capture Okinawa and begin plans for the Allied invasion of Japan