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Documentary (1946) 14 minutes ~ Black & White

This 1946 Navy documentary considers the critical importance of sea power in Allied victory in the Pacific during World War II. This documentary begins with the Japanese invasion of Manchuria in 1931, and continues with the attack on Pearl Harbor, the battles of Coral Sea and Midway, and the long campaign through the Solomon Islands.

Source: Naval History and Heritage Command, Photographic Section, UM-31.