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    U.S. 4th Marine Raider Battalion lands at Segi Point on New Georgia to capture the?

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Munda Invasion! Japanese Flung from Pacific Stronghold

    SOLOMON ISLANDS: Munda:
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    American soldiers land at Munda, take beach and capture air field amid enemy resistance


    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Big bombers head for MUNDA.. B.24's strike at Jap cruiser near Kahili on Bougainville Isle.. MITCHELLS hit Lae in New Guinea


    AMERICA MILITARY. Troops disembark from A.C.L's in Munda..advance thro' snipers..machine gun firing.


    AMERICAN NAVAL. A.C.L's land on beaches in Munda..troops disembark..naval task force shells Jap shore installations


    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT. Approach MUNDA..land & disembark troops.


    GUNS. Machine gun firing in Munda jungle..U.S. troops


    NATIVES. Native snipers in Munda jungle..shooting at Japs in trees(Japs not seen)..watch planes in sky


    NEW GUINEA. A.C.L's land on beach in MUNDA.. troops disembark.. troops & tanks in jungle.. native snipers.. abandoned Jap position.. machine gun firing.. planes over New Georgia


    TANKS. Tank advances thro' jungle in MUNDA


    Japan; Military - Active

    field, garrison, flak, casualties, offensive, offense, anti-aircraft, Imperial Japanese Army, sniper, machine gunfire, airpower, U.S. Army Air Corps, USAAC, howitzer, rifle, rifleman, riflemen, GI , Marine, LCA, landing craft
    Background: U.S. 4th Marine Raider Battalion lands at Segi Point on New Georgia to capture the Munda airfield

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4MIAP81WL4KQYCW5AN66NNU4O
    Media URN:
    VLVA4MIAP81WL4KQYCW5AN66NNU4O
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/09/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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