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    Aerial photos from Guadalcanal, Allied troops, captured Japanese airfield Henderson Field, bombed Japanese ships

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Further Pictures from Guadalcanal

    SOLOMON ISLANDS: Guadalcanal:

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Aerial views of Guadalcanal.. of Henderson airfield w.70 odd damaged U.S. planes on edge of field.. Marine Air Commandant Gen. Geiger watches new AIR COBRAS begin hourly patrol.. also Gen. Vandergrift.

    AMERICA NAVAL Marines fire-fight blazing U.S.transport off Guadalcanal

    BOGEL, Gen. W. Gen. Vandergrift on Guadal canal..check patrols

    FIRES. U.S. transport ablaze off Guadalcanal..Marines turn firemen..also Jap. transport ablaze

    GEIGER, General. (Marine Air Command Guadalcanal). W. Gen.Vandergrift sees new airacobras take off

    JAPAN, - NAVAL. One beached & one burning transport off Guadalcanal

    MARINES. Marine Air Commandant Gen.Geiger w. Gen.Vandergrift at Guadal canal..Gen.Vanderift w.Gen. Bogel check patrols..Marine's Alligator amphibian tank gets supplies thro' jungle..alert..U.S.transport afire..Marines turn firemen..hoses on oil-covered water

    SHIPPING. Two Jap. transports one ablaze & one beached off Guadalcanal..blazing U.S. transports off coast.. Marines turn firemen

    SOLOMON ISLANDS. First air views of Guadalcanal..70 odd damaged U.S. planes on edge of Henderson airfield.. Marine Air commandant, Gen. Geiger w.Gen Vandergrift see new airacobras begin patrol.. one beached & one burning Jap.transport off guadalcanal..Gen.Bogel w.Gen.Dandergrift check patrols..Marines, Alligater amphibian tank gets supplies thro' jungle.. alert U.S.transport afire..Marines turn firemen

    TANKS. Marine's Alligator amphibian tank takes supplies thro' jungle on Guadalcanal

    VANDERGRIFT, General W.Gen.Geiger on Guadalcanal..& w.Gen. Bogel

    Solomon Islands; Military - Active,

    WWII, World War II, Second World War, Axis, Allies, beach, amphibious landing, air views, aerials
    Background: Aerial photos from Guadalcanal, Allied troops, captured Japanese airfield Henderson Field, bombed Japanese ships

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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