• Short Summary

    American forces capture Okinawa and begin plans for the Allied invasion of Japan

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: War in the Pacific. Japanese Use Suicide Planes as Land ,Sea and Air Offensives Near Their Homeland

    JAPAN: Okinawa:
    EXT

    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.)

    battle, victory, Americans, flag, empire, Allies, Ally, attacks, Navy, planes, aeroplanes, WWII, World War II, Second World War, battle
    Background: American forces capture Okinawa and begin plans for the Allied invasion of Japan

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3J5XT3D4Y8BFE6JQROGMM0QE8
    Media URN:
    VLVA3J5XT3D4Y8BFE6JQROGMM0QE8
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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