U.S. Forces in the South Pacific Mobilize via Land, Sea, and Air (1943)

By Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

A United News reel includes footage of U.S. troops bombing Japanese air bases, landing on sandy shores, and making their way through jungles. For photographs of the U.S. in the Pacific, see Alan Taylor's World War II retrospective.

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