• Short Summary

    Admiral Halsey (Commander of South Pacific Area) leads troops in battles in and around the Independent State of Papua New Guinea (formerly New Guinea) against Japanese

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Pacific Battlefront - Land Sea Air Offensive in the Far East

    Independent State of Papua New Guinea:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN. New U.S. HELLDIVER w. self-folding wings

    AEOPLANES, Japan Blazing Japanese crashes off Bougainville, Solomons.

    AMERICA MILITARY. Troops land at BOUGANVILLE, Solomons..thro' swamp & jungle..Ad.Halsey.

    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT. Troops land Bougainville.Solomons

    HALSEY. Ad..U.S.Navy C.U. w. sunglasses when troops land Bougainvillaea

    JUNGLE Yanks land at Bougainville, Solomons.. thro' swamp & jungle..

    SOLOMON ISLANDS. U.S.troops land at BOUGAINVILLE..thro' swamp & jungle..Ad.Halsey..blazing Japanese plane crashes

    Airforce - Active; Navy - Active; Military - Active

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, War, Allied, Allies, battle, SB2C, Admiral William Halsey, South Pacific Area, map
    Background: Admiral Halsey (Commander of South Pacific Area) leads troops in battles in and around the Independent State of Papua New Guinea (formerly New Guinea) against Japanese

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7W71YJM0FFJ7CXK6WOA6DSUXS
    Media URN:
    VLVA7W71YJM0FFJ7CXK6WOA6DSUXS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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