• Short Summary

    United States Marine Corps units fight the Solomon Islands Campaign and the Battle of Guadalcanal

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Pacific Offensive: More American Reinforcements for the Solomons

    SOLOMON ISLANDS: Guadalcanal:
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    AEROPLANES, American. Planes in combat on convoy journey to Guadalcanal..INTERCEPTOR shot down..pilot safe


    AMERICA MILITARY. U.S.Marines in Guadalcanal..disembark..testing Jap. equipment, inc. flame-thrower


    AMERICA, Naval U.S. Marines convoyed thro' rough seas to Guadalcanal..disembark..


    CONVOYS. U.S. Marines convoyed to Guadalcanal thro' rough seas..planes in combat, Interceptor shot down etc.


    JAPAN - MILITARY Jap.equipment on Guadalcanl when U.S.Marines land ... testing flame thrower.


    MARINES. U.S. Marines convoyed to Guadalcanal..wade ashore..consolidated positions..testing Jap flame-thrower..repairing Henderson airfield..own newspaper


    SOLOMON ISLANDS. Guadalcanal..planes in combat..U.S. INTERCEPTOR shot down, pilot safe..Marines wade a shore..w.equipment..consolidate positions..Jap equipment lying around..testing Jap. flame-thrower..troops have own newspaper repair Henderson Airfield


    TROOPSHIP Convoy U.S. Marines to Guadalcanal thro' heavy seas


    United States of America; Military - Active

    fighter plane, aircraft, ships, naval warships, fleet, Japanese Navy, U.S. Navy, Japan, war equipment, weapon, machine guns, flamethrower, Tulagi Island, Florida Island, Gavutu, Tanambogo, Lunga Point, Henderson Field, aerial combat
    Background: United States Marine Corps units fight the Solomon Islands Campaign and the Battle of Guadalcanal

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA417P51K159E7K36J6DFRKVXLH
    Media URN:
    VLVA417P51K159E7K36J6DFRKVXLH
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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