The Aleutian front. Map of Aleutian Island, Kiska (Japanese held). Shot Tokyo (Kiska was considered a possible base for striking at Tokyo by air). Lovely shot of steam train passing under Mount Fuji. US convoy, US troops on board. US soldiers getting off boat, into landing craft. Planes overhead for air support. Landing boats, soldiers on to beaches. Combat scenes. Dead Japanese. Dead Japanese officer with Samurai sword on body. Wounded US soldiers on stretchers. Supplies being landed and loaded on to beach. US flag with 3 US soldiers standing in front of colors.
Keywords:NEWSREEL, PACIFIC ISLANDS, WW2, SECOND WORLD WAR, JAPAN