Join the Footage Farm mailing list.


Subjects (partial)

Iwo Jima Iwo Jima Iwo Jima
Caption here. Caption here. Caption here.

Archival film footage on Iwo Jima from Footage Farm

Selections marked with an X are sold on the basis of one continuous minute being equal to the price of one reel. Please note that these searches only reflect a fraction of our library and that we are getting new additions to our collection all the time. So please contact us for up to date information on your research topic.

Japanese Newsreel Nippon News # 246

Bombing of Japan - American B-29 bombers in flight - engine of downed US plane. Wreckage of plane - Japanese civilians drag wreckage to dumping area. Aircraft in flight - blazing buildings, firefighting - equipment salvaged from downed planes. 10:15:18 Bombing of Iwo Jima by USAF. Animated map - shots of Iwo Jima. Japanese fighter plane taxi and takeoff. Japanese soldier sounds air raid alarm. Japanese prepare anti aircraft guns for attack, good shot down barrel of gun as lines up position. B-29 over Iwo Jima - guns firing as bombs hit ground and explode.

10:17:53 Japanese army take town of Shao-Chou, Kwangtung, China - animated map locates area. Long column of Japanese troops cross open ground. Destroyed bridge in Shao-Chou. Soldiers cross small river by boat. Japanese artillery firing, troops advance on town through outskirts of city pass damaged buildings and in streets.

Army Air Forces - Pacific Pt. 2 of 2

Bombers over island, aerial views Iwo Jima; night battle in sky; US planes on ground burning. Day, debris & destroyed planes on Iwo Jima, corpses.

03:54:48 US fighters & bomber airplanes on airstrip after US takeover. Bombers in flight, fighting, gunners in plane firing machineguns.

03:55:26 Borneo aerial view, bombardment, explosions; planes in flight, craters. GOOD dropping of bombs, Philippines, explosions, bombers dropping bombs. Damage from low level plane over Japanese air base, destroyed planes on ground. Ground shots of hangers, planes

03:56:54 General MacArthur w/ troops walking into city. Cemetery w/ crosses marked unknown.

03:57:16 Monument on grave of Ernie Pyle of 77th Infantry Division. Doolittle talking w/ other military, Gen. Arnold, Kenney & Whitehead.

03:57:54 Bombers nearing Tokyo. Mt. Fujiyama amidst clouds. Bombbay doors opens. String of bombs dropping, explosions.

03:58:32 Night bombing, fires. Day w/ smoke raising.

03:59:06 Aerial of B29 flying w/ atomic bomb beneath to Hiroshima (note: B-29 has a top turret on it?) 03:59:39 Almagordo, New Mexico atomic cloud.

04:00:21 Silverplate B-29 flies off seen from beneath (no turret showing). The End w/ Buy Bonds.

WWII Pacific History; Cemeteries; Pacific Islands; Atomic Blast; Silverplate;

To Win the Peace

VJ day celebrations - transport, trains, aircraft, traffic on roads. Disabled war veterans, one with limp, one blind walking with dog and one in plaster cast in hospital bed. Flashbacks to military activities when they were able bodied. Raising flag on Iwo Jima. Man walks in military cemetery. Hospital, casualities of war undergoing rehabilitation - men who have lost limbs. Casualities in the field. Military cemetary. Hospital operating theatre and wards. Six men all with only one leg on exercise mats. Fitting artificial limbs. . Troops and sailors walking with crutches. Buy Victory bonds appeal.

Know Your Enemy - Japan (1945) R6 of 6

Reviews Japanese history, and philosophical and religious concepts.

Continued... Marching soldiers. Montage of iron ore, steel factory likened to working to temper children & shape them. Children's military training. Children w/ guns advance. Judo. Pulling rope. Exercise; with dark glasses in tanning-type treatment. Children fence.

02:23:39 Animation & montage newspaper headlines intercut w/ atrocities. Japanese co-prosperity attack on China. Mutilated corpses into truck. Jap cheer.

02:24:22 Japanese newsreel re Philippines victory - Wainwright surrender to Homma at Corregidor & lowering US flag. Montage torn US flag. Bataan Death March & overcrowded POW camps - emaciated, starved Americans. Bodies.

02:26:31 POWs at time of rescue by MacArthur. Manila city. Aerials of leveled Manila. Horrific slaughtered civilians on streets. Corpses of babies & children. Japanese military training, cheering and banzai in many circumstances w/ Emperor in uniform, officers, civilians in stadium, etc.

02:28:41 Montage of US forces attacking Japan in various places including various US flag raisings. Paratroops landing on Pacific Island; Marines landing; Iwo Jima explosions & ships shelling island. Rockets launched.

WWII Anti-Japanese Propaganda; Prisoners of War; Battle; Fighting; Horrors of War;

Special Delivery - Japan

Educational film about weapons.

04:41:13 Guns firing from jungle, from war ships. Explosions on land. Aerial bombing & ground explosions seen from plane. Firing rockets broadside from ship. Building in town being destroyed. Rubble & ruins of buildings. GOOD CU various types of bombs dropped from planes. Field guns pulled thru mud by trucks.

04:42:27 American street w/ civilians & military. Various types of ammunition manufactured on production line. Shell makers, shell loaders, plane bombs, rocket powder & explosives.

04:43:01 Workers lighting cigarettes. Female worker (actress) interviewed about safety risks in ammunition factories. Male workers (actors) interviewed. Grandma says she makes bombs too. They all ask questions over images of battle in Pacific, ground battle, firing guns in field and in front of house. Convoy crossing river. US troops in dug trench. Compares gun & Howitzer (over grown mortar).

04:47:33 Range table shows firing range & trajectory for different weapons w/ animation. Sound of all of them fired together. Corpses. Rockets fired on ground & from plane. Rocket launcher on truck. Bazooka.

04:49:59 Explaining mechanical recoil: gun hanging in air, propelled back by shot. Government building in Manila fired at. Troops on high position w/ flag flying, near sea. Shells fired, explains why US uses so much ammunition. Shows map of Pacific area. Bombers flying, bombs inside plane. Explains how many bombs inside a plane. Bomber drops all its bombs together. Night, illumination bombs seen from plane. Smoke bombs falling w/ trail. Flying over bombed city or industrial area. Destroyed bridges, docks, arsenal, factories. Targeting ship. Fleet of bombers. Large number of bombs dropped.

04:55:31 War casualties on stretchers, corpse in front of tank wheels. Fighting on Iwo Jima & raising flag. Blind man w/ patch on eye disembarking ship led by other soldiers. More Pacific battle on ground. American factory workers making bombs. Large bombs rolled out by two women. Rows of shells & bombs fresh out of plant. Shells installed in plane, loaded in guns, passed from hand to hand. The End.

Armaments; WWII Pacific War; European;

Special Delivery - Japan

Educational film about weapons.

11:20:39 Guns firing from jungle, from war ships. Explosions on land. Aerial bombing & ground explosions seen from plane. Firing rockets broadside from ship. Building in town being destroyed. Rubble & ruins of buildings. GOOD CU various types of bombs dropped from planes. Field guns pulled thru mud by trucks.

11:21:54 American street w/ civilians & military. Various types of ammunition manufactured on production line. Shell makers, shell loaders, plane bombs, rocket powder & explosives.

11:22:26 Workers lighting cigarettes. Female worker (actress) interviewed about safety risks in ammunition factories. Male workers (actors) interviewed. Grandma says she makes bombs too. They all ask questions over images of battle in Pacific, ground battle, firing guns in field and in front of house. Convoy crossing river. US troops in dug trench. Compares gun & Howitzer (over grown mortar).

11:26:59 Range table shows firing range & trajectory for different weapons w/ animation. Sound of all of them fired together. Corpses. Rockets fired on ground & from plane. Rocket launcher on truck. Bazooka.

11:29:26 Explaining mechanical recoil: gun hanging in air, propelled back by shot. Government building in Manila fired at. Troops on high position w/ flag flying, near sea. Shells fired, explains why US uses so much ammunition. Shows map of Pacific area. Bombers flying, bombs inside plane. Explains how many bombs inside a plane. Bomber drops all its bombs together. Night, illumination bombs seen from plane. Smoke bombs falling w/ trail. Flying over bombed city or industrial area. Destroyed bridges, docks, arsenal, factories. Targeting ship. Fleet of bombers. Large number of bombs dropped.

11:34:56 War casualties on stretchers, corpse in front of tank wheels. Fighting on Iwo Jima & raising flag. Blind man w/ patch on eye disembarking ship led by other soldiers. More Pacific battle on ground. American factory workers making bombs. Large bombs rolled out by two women. Rows of shells & bombs fresh out of plant. Shells installed in plane, loaded in guns, passed from hand to hand. The End.

Armaments; WWII Pacific War; European;

Midnight

Big Ben at night; illustration.

Night view foggy London w/ Big Ben and Houses of Parliament. Plane flies over. All staged & large explosion.

Montage of planes w/ propellers starting,whirring; patrol bombers. Pilot inside cockpit, plane takes off.

Ships at sea. Map w/ Greenwich & illustrating GMT. Globe turning. Ship at night, release torpedo & seen speeding ahead, exploding (staged)

Battleship w/ camouflaged convoy in North Atlantic. Planes escorting. Firing on submarine, explosion at sea.

Camouflaged boat in Greenland. Explosion in ice.

02::26:01 Navy pilots practice landing on training carrier Wolverine on Lake Michigan. India, harbor, US troops embarking on converted liner returning home from Burma. Guadalcanal,hospital, nurses. Seas around Japan; US submarine coming out of water, strikes enemy merchant ship, explosion (grainy).

Atlantic coast off US, PBY in water. Pilots look thru windows while patrolling.

02:27:33 Utah & huge inland supply depot; cranes stacking crates; warehouse, tanks & boxes piled. freight train. Sea views w/ battleships, US flag. US fighter planes takes off from aircraft carrier. POV plane strafing enemy ship as it explodes. Rockets fired from planes. Plane landing on carrier. Takes off & nosedives onto carrier, pilot helped by others.

02:29:35 Iwo Jima, battleships firing, good aerial views of naval battle. Burning plane diving into sea. Ships firing at island. Much smoke. Plane hit & into water.

Painting of US soldiers w/ US flag, superimposed; Buy more war bonds! For 7th Liberty Loan.

WWII War Effort;

Army Air Forces - Pacific Pt. 2 of 2

Bombers over island, aerial views Iwo Jima; night battle in sky; US planes on ground burning. Day, debris & destroyed planes on Iwo Jima, corpses.

10:07:05 US fighters & bomber airplanes on airstrip after US takeover. Bombers in flight, fighting, gunners in plane firing machineguns.

10:07:45 Borneo aerial view, bombardment, explosions; planes in flight, craters. GOOD dropping of bombs, Philippines, explosions, bombers dropping bombs. Damage from low level plane over Japanese air base, destroyed planes on ground. Ground shots of hangers, planes

10:09:12 General MacArthur w/ troops walking into city. Cemetery w/ crosses marked unknown.

10:09:35 Monument on grave of Ernie Pyle of 77th Infantry Division. Doolittle talking w/ other military, Gen. Arnold, Kenney & Whitehead.

10:10:13 Bombers nearing Tokyo. Mt. Fujiyama amidst clouds. Bombbay doors opens. String of bombs dropping, explosions.

10:10:52 Night bombing, fires. Day w/ smoke raising.

10:11:24 Aerial of B29 flying w/ atomic bomb beneath to Hiroshima (note: B-29 has a top turret on it?) 10:11:57 Almagordo, New Mexico atomic cloud.

10:12:39 Silverplate B-29 flies off seen from beneath (no turret showing). The End w/ Buy Bonds.

WWII Pacific History; Cemeteries; Pacific Islands; Atomic Blast; Silverplate; WW2;

In Defense Of Peace [Part 1 of 2]

Rolling title re International Information & Exchange Program & exposing obstructionist tactics of USSR.

WWII flashback montage: Russian troops advancing; Germans surrendering; Allied forces landing in France on D-Day; Allied leaders at Yalta; meeting of US & Russian troops at Elbe River; aerial views ruins of Berlin & Nazi symbol dynamited from Nuremburg Stadium; Germans surrendering at Rheims; President Truman & Joseph Stalin at Potsdam Conference; US Marines battling on beaches of Pacific islands; flag raising on Iwo Jima; aerial views ruins of Tokyo; & Japanese surrender to MacArthur aboard battleship Missouri - brief MacArthur soundbite ...pray that peace will now be restored to the world... . Victory celebration shots.

23:06:03 San Francisco - delegates of 50 nations sign documents for creation of United Nations - Truman, Molotov & Gromyko seen arriving.

23:07:05 Returning US troops disembark at US ports & are discharged - some wave or kiss demob papers. Diagram showing reduction in US Armed Forces 1945-47. US bombers destroyed w/ explosives - piles of scrapped vehicles - factories converted to peacetime production.

23:09:27 Gromyko walks out of UN Security Council debate on the Iranian question. US proclaims Marshall Plan in Paris - Churchill et al present. Animated map of Europe w/ Soviet border nations cut off.

WWII - Pacific War. Postwar Europe. Reconstruction. Economics. Anti-Communism. Cold War.

Action Highlights of the War

22:00:54 Coastguard at War - Arctic patrols - icebergs - ship in heavy / rough seas. Combat cameramen in various locations. This film represents their best work.

22:02:00 Invasion of Sicily - German bombs hit ammunition ship - spectacular explosion.

Normandy - Transport ship - troops into landing craft and on to beaches - wading through water.

22:03:00 Iwo Jima - landing craft approaching beaches. Beach head activity - supplies - medics treat wounded man. Ships unloading military vehicles and equipment. Wrecked USCG equipment on beach. Pan along shoreline showing military equipment on beach and Naval power off shore.

22:04:57 North Atlantic - coast guard cutter launches depth charges on german submarine - oil slick. Air-sea rescue boats patrol North Atlantic - cold weather conditions - ice on lifebelt etc. Cutter along.

War Ends

Recap of Pacific war since 1941

VJ Day Night and day on Times Square w/ jubilant crowd. Japanese warships and bombers take off from Japanese carrier to attack Pearl Harbor. US ships bombed. FDR declares war on Japan.

Animated map shows Japanese conquests in Pacific.

Title: Doolittle s Tokyo Raid . Aircraft carrier Hornet. Jimmy Doolittle and other crew in front of plane. Admiral Halsey. Bombers on carrier and takeoff. Aerial of bombed Tokyo. Animated map shows conquest East Indies - Borneo, Sumatra, Celebes, Philippines. Wainwright surrendering. Death March of Bataan. Animated map shows Jap conquest New Guinea and Solomon Islands.

04:28:04 USA: workers or crowd marching; plane factory; ship launched into water.

04:29:00 Title; The Road Back - Guadalcanal - American landing and hoisting flag. Animated map shows US conquest from Solomon Islands to New Guinea.

Paratroopers drop. MacArthur in plane with machine-gunner. Animated map shows amphibious hops along new Guinea coast.

Tarawa in the Gilberts. Naval battle, explosions and fierce ground battle. Naval battle and US flag hoisted on Guam. Nimitz on Guam.

MacArthur return to the Philippines in Leyte with Philippines President Osmena. Battle of Leyte. Manila burning and street fighting. Corregidor invaded by air - paratroopers jump. MacArthur at Corregidor raising of US flag.

04:31:50Iwo Jima: High aerial showing naval forces along coast. Land invasion. Troops in hills. Flag raising (frames of black at end). Excellent suicide air attacks / kamikaze. Aerial explosion. Flame throwers seen from a distance. Devastation and fire on Iwo Jima. Animated map shows final encirclement of Japan.

04:33:36 Truman. Troops march. Plane in flight. warships. Plane lands. Stars and Stripes.

Coast Guard at War - On French Shores Part 3

18:18:53 Normandy - D-Day June 1944. Ships fire, Men down nets, landing craft head for Utah beach. Troops wading through water.

18:19:38 Saipan, ships fire, landing craft, troops ashore.

19:20:21 South of France August 1944. Rocket ships firing, landing craft, beachhead.

18:20:57 Luzon Oct. 1944 Landing craft return to Philippines, men wade ashore.

18:21:42 Iwo Jima Feb. 1945 Ships underway, landing craft under fire. Wreckage of landing craft, rough seas. Medics tend to injured marine. LSTs unloading on beach

18:23:06 Okinawa April 1945 Rocket ships firing, explosion on land. Ships and military equipment unloaded. Troops advance up beachhead. Kamikaze pilots attack ships. Flak from anti-aircraft fire.

18:25:06 Montage, Naval fleet, bombers in formation flight, Hiroshima bomb. US flag raised on Japanese island.

Corregidor to Iwo Jima

The Naval Worker s Digest

04:47:09 Animated map.

04:47:20 AV Corregidor - Japanese soldiers take down US flag following capture of island, replace w/ Japanese flag. AV Corregidor as US paratroopers jump from plane, parachutes, rough landing on Corregidor. US Naval ships bombard coast.

04:48:43 USAAF over, drops bombs. US landing craft w/ assault forces up San Jose bay to land on Corregidor beaches to retake.

04:49:42 China Seas storm. Aircraft carrier w/ planes warming up & taking off. F-4U Corsairs & TBM Avengers take off, attack enemy convoy carrying oil - tanker in flames. Bombing incendiary bombs on Japanese coast - factories & oil installations. Strafing, Japanese planes on airfield in flames. Mount Fujiyama.

04:52:36 Map of Iwo Jima location. Naval ships bombard Iwo Jima - dead US sailors on deck of ship. AV US attack fleet - many landing craft approaching beaches. US troops under mortar fire on beaches. US artillery firing on Mount Suribachi. Naval guns firing. SB2C, Curtiss Helldiver, over & drops bombs. Casualties, wounded removed on stretchers. Japanese prisoners of war. Transport ships unload military equipment - tanks.

04:56:24 Raising flag on Mount Suribachi. (GOOD)

POWs; WWII Pacific Battles; Fighting; Horrors of War;

Marines Loading Aboard APA and Invasion of Iwo Jima

Landing craft underway toward beach; loaded with troops. (Shaky) MS Doctor briefing coast guardsmen on bandages. Light tank being hoisted aboard ship; large warehouses in background. MS Tank as it is hoisted aboard cargo ship. Yard crane coming alongside ship with flat cars loaded with troops. LS Marines unloading from flat cars onto pier. Plane flying overhead. Marines boarding transport ships SBD flying by. Troops starting to inflate their rubber life belts. Soldiers cleaning their guns and other gear on deck of transport.

LS Beach area of Iwo Jima; landing craft laying to in foreground. LS Planes dive bombing and strafing beach at Iwo Jima. Destroyer at anchor in background. Bow section of LCVP loaded with Marines heading for beach.

Pacific War

USS Indianapolis - Shipboard Activities - Loading Ammo - Task Force and Devastation Ashore

Crew relaxing - in shorts. Bridge, signal flags lowered. Destroyer Camouf passes. Ship to shore, small atoll / island. Naval fleet off shore, landing craft underway. Devastation on shore (very soft). Officer on deck, radar dish turns. Officer come aboard and talk in group on deck. Pan round task force. Officers onboard. Destroyers. Shells hoisted from hold to destroyer.

Saipan Landing Strip / Gen. Hap Arnold

Seabees use bulldozers and demolitions to clear an airstrip. Various construction and laying airstrip. Two men writing B+O Express on RR wagon. Tents. B-17 bombers overhead. Bombs dropping on Iwo Jima and Yap. ?

12:46:48 Three officers including General Hap Arnold walking on airstrip. Gen. Arnold introduced to crew of B-29 who are going to Saipan to join 21st Bomber command. Gen. Arnold talks to crew re 20th bomber command operating from China. Tells crew they will be operating much closer to Japan. Gives message to deliver to Japanese when they make first raid on Tokyo. Bomb trolley brought in - message written on bomb to the war lords of Japan.

12:49:35 Animated map showing route from Saipan to Tokyo. Formation bombers in air. Aerial view, land seen through cloud. Bombs away. AVs bombs exloding. B29s in formation flight returning home. Plane crashed on airfield, night shots flames. Day shots smoke rising from crashed plane

Flag Raising On Iwo Jima

Telephone talker on Iwo Jima. Japanese personnel on stretcher being loaded aboard truck ambulance. LS Red Beach, Iwo Jima. Personnel swapping GI shoes for Japanese shoes on beach. Japanese howitzer cannon gun emplacement. LS From hill: LSTs on beach.

Flag raising on Mt. Suribachi. Group of combat marines posing with raised flag.

LS From hill: Various amphibious assault & support ships in harbor. DUKW loaded with dead personnel. Beach strewn with American & Japanese corpses - carnage. Combat marines with dog mascot. Wounded marine being assisted. Marine tank driver being assisted back to first aid station by infantrymen. 50 Cal machine gun emplacement.

Signal Corps stringing communication lines. Marine infantry men with carbine & dog walking across beach. Entrance to mountainous caves dug by Japanese.

Invasion of Iwo Jima

Bow section of LST-761, LVT pulling away. Pontoon causeway on side of LST. Marines aboard landing craft. LS Iwo Jima, Mt. Suribachi; smoke rising from beach.

LS Heavy cruiser, camouflaged Thayer method, bombarding beach.Landing craft underway toward beach; Iwo Jima, background. LS Tennessee Class battleship bombarding beach; LS Suribachi; LVTs heading for beach, Wrecked freighter, military vehicles on beach - LS Marines advancing across volcanic ash - move up behind embankment. Armored LVTs moving over beach.LS Two LVTs hitting beach. LS LSM moves onto beach and drops ramp. LS Sherman tank (with snorkel) moving over knoll, LSM background. 27) LS LST with bow doors open, Sherman tank off-loading, task force in bay, background. S PAN Marines lying on volcanic ash, pinned down by fire - LVT stuck on beach. LCMs approaching beach.

07:30:41 enlisted men scraping and chipping paint on stern of LST - men welding.

Iwo Jima WW II - no location or date known

US marines on board ship clean and oil rifles, bayonets & anti-aircraft guns aboard ship.

01:22:09 Sailors or marines clothes sprayed, delousing, & get hair cuts. Top shot marines get map orientation lecture (Iwo Jima?) on board ship - wearing camouflage helmets.

01:24:51 More cleaning of bayonets and rifles - two sailors playing checkers ( draughts )

01:25:52 Two naval bombers in flight ( short ) AV Ships - naval bombers in flight - Aircraft carrier at sea.

01:26:35 Bomb bursts on island, smoke rises in distance; in foreground naval landing craft.

01:27:13 From land towards sea showing many naval ships at anchor. Various types landing craft. LVTs move supplies shoreward. Unloading activities - military vehicles & equipment move inland.

01:28:09 Cranes move supplies to LVTs, troops unload gasoline drums from landing craft. Sailors stack supplies. Bulldozers, cranes & tracked vehicles moving inland.

01:30:12 Sandbag emplacement as marine operates radio; marines eating in bunker. Marine on high ground sends semaphore message.

WWII Invasion - Pacific - Iwo Jima; Communication;

Nippon News #246 - US B-24s Bombing Iwo Jima & wreckage

Map of Japan and south to Iwo Jima. Waves onto rocks. Grave mark er. Winsock. Japanese fighter pilot takes off past camera; 2 fly overhead. Pilots run to gather gear, then uncover artillery and sight; firing various sizes. Planes seen overhead in clouds. Explosions from bombs nearby. Very good quality.

Nippon News #246 - Japanese take shaochow china

Map. Japanese soldiers in line towards camera and marching past, through RR tunnel. Destroyed bridge and crossing river in motorized barge. POV on barges with tarps overhead. Japanese watching artillery hits across river, troops running into edge of town and along buildings. City gate. Japanese outside buildings. Past destruction. Walking down empty street.

1600 Men Wounded On Iwo Jima Receive The Purple Heart. Award ceremony. Gen. Smith awards medals. CU medal

Air War in the Pacific Reel 2

Aerial views Iwo Jima - bombs dropped - explosions on ground. Night shots US anti-aircrat guns firing at Japanese plane over Saipan. US planes in flames on airfield. B-29 on fire. Daylight - wrecked aircraft - many shots dead Americans. US Fighter planes on airstrip on Iwo Jima. US plane in flight, interior bombardier shooting at Japanese fighter. Bombs dropping on oil depots, Borneo. Good shots saturation bombing. US aircraft bombing Philippines. Low aerial shots devastation - wrecked Japanese planes - destroyed buildings. General MacArthur walking with crowds.

06:21:23 War graves on Okinawa. Grave of Ernie Pyle. General Doolittle with officers of 8th air force. General Arnold. B-29s in flight - Mount Fuji - good shots bombs dropping on Japanese cities - night bombing Tokyo and other cities. B-29 in flight (Enola Gay ?) zoom in on bomb. Atomic explosion in New Mexico during tests. B-29 in flight.

B-29s on Iwo Jima

Aircraft lands and taxiis. Lookout post in sand dunes, tents and military vehicles along side of airstrip. Tent with sign re coffee shop. Interior men drinking coffee. Plane making emergency landing. Injured man helped to jeep. Ground cres looking at damaged aircraft. Wounded crew removed and taken on stretcher. Bullet holes in fuselage. Another plane lands. Bullet holes, ground crew.

Airmen standing next to B-29. Various shots B-29s landing for emergency repairs, service and refuelling after missions to Japan. Serviced by detachment A, 21st Bomber Command provisional unit. Plane landing - nose art glamour girl and writing A-Broad Eleven Yanks. Chow time, men digging hole. Crew working on engine of B-29. Various shots repairs.

NB This reel includes 10 second shot of Silver Plate B-29, type used in atomic drop with turrets removed taxxiing past.

B-29s on Iwo Jima

Ground crew aryying out serice and repairs on B-29. Crew pulling propeller through. Mail call ? Relaxation (underexposed) .

P-51s taxxiing on runway. Two men sitting on wings of Mustang as moves down runway. Crew working on B-29. Cleaning air filter. Men pulling propeller through. Prop turning. Interior fuselage, engine removed and taken away on tow truck. Men working on aircraft.

Lines of P-51 planes along airstrip. Nos eart Jaywalker, No Step. Men looking at P-51 which has crash landed after being caught in crosswind on taike off. Body removed. Men hose down smouldering plane.

Heroes Of The Week - Survivors Of Iwo Jima Flag Raising Repeat Ceremony In Capital

Flag raising in Iwo Jima

Men who participated in flag raising pose on steps; raise flag in Washington as members of Congress watch.

Marine Combat on Iwo Jima 1945

Wreckage of ships and military equipment on beach in surf. CU Dead Americans on stretchers. Wounded, onstretchers moved to LVT. Japanese booby trap with wires attached to saki bottle, Marine clips wires & removes bottle - places warning rag on booby trap.

Wrecked Japanese field gun. Medic standing holding blood plasma transfusion which is being given to wounded on stretcher, CU Wounded Marine. Marine having army put in sling. Wrecked Marine tank. CU Dead Marine. LS Weasels move across country. MS-CU Wounded Marine on litter. Men in observation post use radio equipment. Shells burst on ridge - Marines move up toward ridge.

Pacific War

Marines in Action on Iwo Jima

Tank uses flame thrower (soft) - Burning tanks on edge of airfield - Marine uses flame thrower. Sector map. Tanks move up on road. Marines carry casualty on stretcher - Rear view Col. Cushman pointing out to Capt. Schmidt the hill that is holding them back. Marine officers checking maps. Marines advance across open space - shell bursts in FG.

Marine uses flame thrower against Japanese position. Troops use mine detectors. Men advance. Tankdozor at work (good). Marine firing 30 cal. machine gun (SV; good).

Tanks advance down road. Line of tanks starts to advance across airfield.

Mighty Seventh War Loan Drive Gets Under Way

Opening of Motion Picture Industry war loan drive in New York. Veterans who raised flag in Iwo Jima. Monument unveiled: sculpture of raising of flag.

15:59:54 Washington: helicopter lands in front of Capitol and christened.

The Last Bomb - 21st Bomber command - Colour

Animated map showing Guam and Japan. Shots from ship of shoreline of Guam - villages and natives. US military supply dump - piles of bombs. Airfield. Rows of tents. Camp activities, washing laundry - taking showers - shots of airfield with many planes. Ground crews repairing engines - bombs - men manually turning propeller of B-29 bomber. Props turning.

07:42:52 Headquarters XXI Bomber command - briefing / planning raid. General Lemay ? and Officers round table discussing weather with map. Decision made to strike Tokyo. Preparations intercut with meeting. Bombing up plane. AVs American Naval ships at sea. Planning meeting with Lt. Col. Cap, project officer. Control room - Man kneeling on map table moving markers showing flight lines.

Airfield lines of bombers warming up. Take offs. Shots from inside aircraft flying over ship. Shots of pilot and crew. Masses of bombers taking off. Interior control tower. Man on phone talking to clerks at typewriters. Operations board. Aircraft flying in formation over sea. Interior plane, various shots crew - activities. AV airfield on Iwo Jima. Military cemetery. Digger clearing airfield on Iwo Jima.

Pacific War

The Last Bomb Part 2

Group of officers including General Moore looking at map (exterior). P-51s fighters warming up, nose art The Deacon. Fighters take off. planes in formation flight as P-51s rendezvous with B-29s. Control room - Man kneeling on operations table moving markers. Interior bomber and crew. Fighters and bombers in flight. US planes under attack by Japanese. Interior gunners compartment. Exterior plane showing machine guns firing. Mustang fighter escorts. Lead bombers drop smoke markers. Group reform. Flak. Coastline of Japan - Snow capped mountain Fujiama. US planes under attack by Japanese. Combat footage, Jap kamikaze planes try to ram bombers. Jap fighters drop phosphorus bombs. Combat footage - Japanese plane goes down in flames. Interior plane, spotter signals to drop bombs. Air to air shot bombs dropping. Bombs away over Tokyo. AVs bombed area, smoke rising from Japanese aircraft plants. AVs buildings in Tokyo destroyed previously by fire strikes. Fighters, dogfight - plane in flames as towards camera. More dogfighting. Fighter plane flying low strafing buildings and railway yard. Attacks steam train. Strafing industrial areas and airfield, planes in flames on ground. Plane flies low over sandy beach.

Pacific War

The Last Bomb

Fighter plane making run over dock area, strafing ships in harbour and at sea. P-51s in formation flight. Fighters returning after mission, coming in to land making Victory rolls on airfield at Iwo Jima. Ground crew waiting. B-29 Bombers land. Cloud covering airstrip on Iwo Jima - bale out, parachute coming down, bomber crash lands in sea just off beach, plane in water. Bomber lands and immediately bursts into flames - firefighting by ground crews.

08:10:36 Interior bomber and crew. Operations room as wait for returning planes. Bomber landing. Shots from front of plane as taxiing. Landing on Guam. Crew out of plane - talking to ground crews. Aircraft burning on field, injured man on stretcher. Night shots fire blazing.

08:13:48 Bombers in formation flight. Single bomber in sky - mushroom as atomic bomb explodes over Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Bombers in flight.

Pacific War

Victory On Iwo Jima

Fleet by coast. Troops on shore unloading supplies and weapons; firing big gun and explosions. Marines crawling in volcano dust. Raising flag on mount Surabachi (Iwo Jima).

Bombers drop bombs on Iwo Jima. Silhouettes wounded marines carried by others.

Your Mistake, Tokyo!

Stereotyped Japanese accent of broadcasters re Radio Tokyo denying American victory in 2nd Battle of Philippine Sea; claims Pacific fleet has been annihilated. depraved & cowardly Yankee Beasts...

03:01:46 US naval fleet at sea w/ planes overhead.

03:01:55 Animated map China Sea. US Navy & Adm. Halsey w/ 3rd Fleet; Navy bombers & fighters attack Saigon, Cameron Bay, Hong Kong etc. Gun camera footage bombing & strafing factories, ships, warehouses. Strafing Jap planes on airfields.

03:03:30 Admiral Raymond Spruance w/ 5th Fleet; Adm. Mark Mitscher commander of fast carrier fleet. Pilots briefed (SOF).

03:04:13 Crews fuelling, loading bombs & ammunition. Briefing continued.

03:04:52 Bombers & fighters take off from carrier on bombing mission: Tokyo, Yokohama, Nagoya - incl. harbor w/ gun camera footage (GOOD).

03:06:23 Animation, plane waves over Japan.

03:06:34 Montage Iwo Jima landing & on shore.

03:06:50 Adm. Halsey re Japanese: He s tough, he s vicious, he s treacherous. As we get further & further towards his homeland he s going to dig deeper & deeper into the hole; and we re going to have to root deeper & deeper to get him out. We have one job to do, and that is to exterminate him wherever he is; and believe me we are going to do the job. The End.

WWII; Pacific Battles; Fighting; Propaganda; Morale Building; 1945;

Iwo Flag to be Symbol of 7th Loan

Capitol with honour guard. Three survivors of flag raising on Iwo Jima in CU with flag.

Raise tattered flag from Iwo over Capitol by Ira Hayes & 2 others for 7th Liberty Loan;

05:23:25 Sec. Morgenthau speaks to camera telling why we should buy bonds so that war will finally end.

[Activities Behind The Lines, Iwo Jima]

Tracing line on map. Fixing tank. Tank alone by sea - Cu tank w/ Agony on side. GI on beach w/ wrecked equipment & burned / charred Japanese corpses.

04:30:58 Trucks on dusty road. GIs walking;

04:31:31 Tracing route on map.

04:31:45 Dead; Marines by roadside, walking. Medics tend wounded soldier. Men rest in foxholes & trenches. GI steps past Japanese corpse.

04:33:48 Pair of fly-infested hands sticking out of ground - gruesome.

04:34:09 Tracing route on map. Small groups of men rest. Tanks facing sea on height. Box of ammunition. Men running uphill in stones and dust. Wounded on stretcher carried to jeep.

WWII; WW2; Pacific; Horrors of War;

NOTE: GOOD brutal footage.

[Inside The Enola Gay]

Night. Crew incl. Paul Tibbets outside Enola Gay posing on airfield. Enola in silhouette. Bomb-bay doors closed, motors started. Taxiis & takeoff, in flight. Aerial Iwo Jima. Enola Gay in flight. Inside cockpit; CU instruments and dials. Bay doors open, CU finger on button, Little Boy nuclear bomb dropped. Aircraft banks away.

05:06:17 Hiroshima mushroom cloud explosion (color) rising. Mushroom cloud above height of plane.

WWII; WW2; Hiroshima, Japan; Atomic Bomb; 06Aug45; 1945;

Iwo Jima Landing, 21Feb45

Marine 3rd Div. trucks & US marines loaded into landing craft from ship on rough seas. Signalling w/ lantern. Scouts w/ binoculars. Card reads: Planes fail to penetrate screen, report 6 downed.

12:56:13 Landing craft unloading onto beach, troops run towards & past camera.

12:56:30 CU map.

12:57:00 Soldier w/ helmet, teeth chattering from cold. 2nd BN, 21st held up by mortars. LS tank. Soldiers in foxhole protecting head. VS air support. LS explosions. Marines taking cover.

12:58:59 Tired & fatigued marine sleeping in trench. CU Comet 38 tank. Troops take cover among barren landscape.

12:59:58 Marines pinned down by mortar fire.

13:00:26 Marine pulls bayonet out of pack, attaches. Moving forward.

13:01:04 Wound treated. Cleaning jammed guns. Using a field telephone to call air strike.

WW2; WWII; Pacific Fighting; 1945; Color;

5th Div. US Marines on Iwo Jima

CU marine in trench, smiles at camera. CU Hand written sign reads: Gy. Sgt. John Basilone s Pack . Pans from resting troops down to bodies of those killed. CU US corpses, mostly burnt. Marine takes cover whilst treating wounded man. CU severed limbs, more US corpses.

14:17:11: CU marines torch hut in village, grab Japanese woman by hair.

Marines washing beneath water pipe in forest. CU dead Japanese woman in bushes. CUs Japanese corpses, disembowelled. Marine moving Jap body with boot. VS Marine points to shell damage on tank with ruler. Marine holding injured Japanese boy.

14:21:10: Japanese soldier surrenders to Marines, forest burning. Marines inspect naked wounded Japanese soldier. US soldier with Japanese flag. Marines pull various corpses from bushes. Looting body.

14:22:39: US troops treat wounded Japanese civilians including women and children, load some onto truck.

14:23:16 Okinawa - 22nd Marines flushing Japanese from culverts. Marines with hand gun shoots Japanese soldier hiding in foxhole, CS Marine pulling out Japanese soldier by the feet using ropes. CU second marine shoots point blank into legs and again into torso. Explosives into culvert / foxhole and explosion.

14:24:30 CU wounded Marine given treatment. Transfusion

Very bloody. War atrocities

Pacific War.

[Evacuation of Cave Casualties] 5th Division Field Hospital

04Mar45 Medics resting, plasma transfusion kit. Mail distributed. Jeep arrives. Wounded arrive on stretchers, tended - cotton wool in mouth to soak up blood - wounded evacuated in jeep. POV from moving jeep. Wounded men queue up for chow outside tent. Men eating, CU boxes of food supplies incl. chile con carne.

02:23:01 Night firing w/ tracers.

02:24:33 Day - camp with camouflaged guns. Slate 3rd Bn 13th Marines, George Battery. Firing - loading artillery / field guns. Writing on shell: To Pistol Pete from Chief . MS American Indian soldier smiling.

WWII; WW2; Pacific; Iwo Jima, 1945;

[Iwo Jima - Beachhead Activities] Combat Blue beach 4th Div. USMC

Troops carrying supplies, shells - resting. Heavy smoke behind. Pan dug in mareines. Wounded evacuated on LSTs.

02:56:18 Men with army dogs, Doberman & others, on leash. Marines preparing & firing mortar. Smoke & explosions on beach with burning & wrecked equipment.

02:58:01 Officers smoking in sandbagged position, studying map. Beach activities.

02:59:48 Night explosions.

03:00:15 Landing craft beached on shore. Marine sits overlooking beach; writes notes or letter.

03:01:09 Beachhead activities, supplies laid out, pan to Catholic religious service / Mass.

03:02:59 Preparing chow. Men by anti-aircraft gun studying maps in dugout. Top shots beachhead installations. (GOOD)

1945 Pacific War; WW2; WWII; War Animals;

NOTE: Good color

[Iwo Jima - Treating Wounded]

5th Medical Batallion Hospital

CU bandaged head of wounded man. Cutting up blood-soaked bandages round shoulder. MCU wounds. CU cutting up bandages on face & shaving wounded. Various CUs & MCUs wounds, gruesome shots. Severed foot ? next to boot. Good shots giving transfusion - needle into arm. 5th Medical Bn. field hospital. 03:10:42 Cooking chow outdoors on campfire. Wounded men eating. Trashcans of hospital outside Operating Theater. CU removed helmet and uniform (good). Wounded on stretchers carried into jeep for evacuation - CU face.

03:13:04 Urgent tag attached to wounded. Operation on leg, padding wound, very bloody & gory.

03:14:07 CUs Blood, flasks & vials of medicine and other medical supplies laid out. Emptying medicine bottle in metal basin.

03:14:51 Wounded w/ part of face torn off - shaving around wound.

1945 Pacific War; WW2; WWII; Treatment; Horrors of War;

NOTE: Very Graphic.

[Action On The Front Lines, Iwo Jima (?), Mar45]

Stretcher bearers.

04:39:34 LS heavy battle action w/ tanks & flame throwers. Bodies. Men across valley past tanks.

04:44:51 Soldiers firing shoulder mortar / bazooka & automatic rifle into valley.

04;46:25 Men firing & throwing grenades into mouth of cave. Explosions close to camera.

04:58:38 Rockets mounted on jeeps fired.

Pacific War; WWII; WW2; Fighting; Desert Island; 1945;

[Japanese Newsreel]

08:05:19 American bombers attack Japan. Japanese troops "determinedly" and "cheerfully" clear wreckage of American bombers shot down over the Kansai area,Tokyo, Kanagawa & Shiba prefectures.

08:07:03 Plane formations; high altitude shots of naval ships. Hosing burning building. Many downed US bombers, some still in flames.

08:08:46 Title: War Clouds Gather over Iwo Jima. Map.

08:09:11 Montage: waves, marker, air sock in wind. Two Japanese fighters take off - excellent MCU pan round plane. Soldiers on Iwo Jima sound alarm & prepare to fire on American bomber; a trail of bombs explode as they hit the ground.

08:11:23 Title: Strategy on the Continent Captures Shaochow. Map.

08:11:42 Japanese infantry march across rural areas - wrecked bridge - crossing river on boat - firing guns outside Saochow. Troops enter city & roam empty streets lined w/ damaged buildings.

1945; WWII; WW2

[Casualties Evacuated From Iwo Jima, Mar45]

Evacuation of casualties from 5th Marine Div., Mar45. Black Marine loads stretcher onto truck. Ambulance truck drives past airfield to beach, crowded w/ tents and troops. Waves crash over landing craft. Good. VS landing craft leave beach; walking wounded and stretchers onto landing craft. Submerged tank stuck in sand.

10:50:50: Inside landing craft w/ wounded Marines en route to hospital ship in BG. CU stretchers on pulleys loaded onto hospital ship, medics waiting.

10:52:17: Tanks move past camera, Marines on top. Tank passes camera on ridge at sunset, ocean w/ warships in BG. Good.

10:53:00: Japanese PoW talks to Marines on beach w/ barbed wire. VS PoW stripped, wounds treated. Uniformed Japanese prisoner watching.

Pacific War.

Jap Surrender Mission to MacArthur

Japanese planes fly overhead as Americans wait on airfield. Japanese delegation led by Kawabe out of plane. Japanese climb aboard American plane en route to Manila. Plane takes off.

04:14:31 MacArthur in Manila - addresses troops from balcony hailing victory and thanking them as he awaits arrival of Japanese delegation for signing of surrender.

04:14:56 Halsey Celebrates: reading paper then receiving news of surrender of Japan - five officers drink round table. Victory cake with Japan rising sun flag on icing served. Halsey jokes with knife pretending to cut other s throat then slices cake.

WWII. Pacific War.

[Japanese PoWs On Iwo Jima; War Dog Killed]

US Marines by rockface, Iwo Jima, Mar45. Digging out Japanese hiding in underground positions. VS Japanese emerge, searched & given food, water. Wounded prisoners treated, carried on stretchers. More Japanese pulled out of ground. Japanese POWs taken away in truck. More Japanese pulled from underground cave, treated by medics.

20:16:11 Marines carry stretcher w/ dead dauberman dog. CU dog covered in blanket. Handwritten card reads: War dog killed by a grenade. He took the blast of it & saved the trainer s life, who was wounded .

Animals in Pacific War; WWII; WW2; 1945; Prisoners of War Captured; Surrender;

Iwo Jima ( good colour )

Marines / troops using flame throwers. Tank firing.

Pacific War

Landing on Iwo Jima (good colour)

Marines / troops in landing craft approaching shore. Other naval ships. Troops land and run from landing craft under fire. Wounded on beaches. Medical supplies unloaded. Animated contour model showing where medical units had been set up. Explosions - rockets fired. Casualities helped and carried to battalion aid stations. Plasma given. Explosions as more injured brought in. Grenade thrown. Artillery fired. Stretcher party - injured treated - plasma and whole blood. Wounded carried on stretchers to go to evacuation points. Seriously wounded treated in hospital tent. Blood transfusion - surgery. Silhouette of casualties arriving. Line of stretchers with wounded being transferred to transport plane. Other wounded transferred to truck for transport to landing craft. Wounded taken to hospital ship. Operating theatre on ship. Soldier having leg plastered. Facial wound treated. Hand stitched. Top shot deck of hospital ship with lines of men on strechers.

07:11:05 Dead on battlefield. Mass grave - funeral service. Military cemetery - crosses. Incomplete

Pacific War

Seventh War Loan Drive Is Opened [US Homefront Stories - See Below]

09:14:06 Seventh War Loan Drive Is Opened, Times Square

Iwo Jima statue in crowd packed in Times Square. Ira Hayes (American Pima Indian), John Bradley (Navy |Corpsman & Rene Gagnon, only survivors, present & raise flag over statue. Savings Bond purchase request by announcer Ed Herlihy.

09:14:43 President Has A Real Mother s Day

Mrs. Truman escorted off plane on arm of President Truman as photographers cluster at foot of steps. Good MCU.

09:15:03 Point System Frees First G.I. Joe

Five GIs off bus w/ sack of goods. Sitting at table & marking paperwork. Sgt. Stroud of Clayton, Georgia is first followed by others. Turns in GI clothing, goes to cashier s window and gets partial payment towards final pay check.

09:15:51 Heroism Rewarded

Congressional Medal of Honor presented to Corporal Robert D. Maxwell. Good CU. Salute & at mic. He won for battle in France, signed by FDR. Truman s first medal given to parents of Elmer E. Fryer in Denver. Mother looks at medal.

09:16:34 They re Off

Empty grandstand being painted & prepared as blackout has ended. Reopening of track at Narragansett, Rhode Island after WWII end. Crowds at betting windows. Race begins & horses around backstretch. Rider falls. CU cheering crowd. Jockeyless horse is third.

WWII Ending; Horse Racing;

[Marines In Action On Iwo Jima; USS Fremont Leaving Guam]

VS 2nd Battalion, 9th G Company US Marines dug in & fighting, Iwo Jima, 10:45am 26Feb45 at the front. Flamethrowers advancing. Dead Japanese burning. Marines in trench. CU Marine shouting orders. Explosions on horizon. Troops advancing.

09:02:28 Marines w/ flamethrowers cross trench w/ corpses. Throw grenades. CU Japanese shot dead in trench.

09:04:05 0800 (a.m.) 17Feb45. AV Marines on beach from ship; aboard USS Fremont (APA-44) departing from Apra harbor, Guam. Landing craft hoisted up. Tugboat at work. Wake of ship & others in harbor. CU USS Fremont life ring.

WWII - Pacific War; Iwo Jima Invasion Preparations;

[Hill 362 Fighting, Iwo Jima; unloading supplies]

LS explosions over Iwo Jima in night sky. Incendiary bombs or flares floating to ground. Little visible but several large explosions close by.

09:09:09 5th Division Marines. Daytime, CU Marine w/ corpse or wounded. Marines among destroyed terrain, fighter plane overhead & explosions in background. Troops running towards camera, stop.

09:10:14 12:30 29Feb45 Hill 362. B Company advancing across ridge, battlefield.

09:10:39 12:45 29Feb45 G Co. 28th Advancing to relieve B Co. Pan over desolate landscape, marines moving across w/ tanks parked.

09:10:55 13:30 01Mar45 Our tanks into action just south of Hill 362. From in front of parked tanks w/ marines beyond.

09:11:20 MCU tanks parked firing.

09:11:40 5th Marine Div. CU Marine w/ wounded (continuation of that at 16:09:12). LS Marines carrying stretcher. LS explosions. Marines running to camera from explosions (more of 16:09:12 shots) just behind them.

09:12:42 Convoy of jeeps w/ many marines past camera. Marine talking w/ group of Japanese prisoners who make V sign. CU faces. Corpse.

09:13:26 01Mar45 Explosions of depth charges (?) off shore & US freighter trying to excape.

09:14:00 VS landing craft against black sand beach; bulldozer working. Crane. LST 143 & others in line. Men on shore gesturing. Beyond landing craft DUKW being loaded w/ supplies. Landing craft heading out. 09:14:39 Beached landing craft. Wrecked ship nearly parallel against shore w/ waves breaking over.

09:14:59 Shipboard crane unloading crates from ship; crane on shore loading cargo of 55 gallon drums onto tracked vehicle from door of landing craft. Landing craft 1028 w/ door down. Marine walking w/ Drive Slow sign over shoulders, digs hole for sign.

Pacific War. POWs; Horrors of War;

[Marines On Iwo Jima]

15:00 D+8 (27Feb45) Up Front. VS Iwo Jima battlefield w/ 5th Div. Marines. Marines w/ flamethrowers. Explosions on horizon. Medics forward w/ rolled up stretchers, explosions beyond. Desolate landscape, Marines thru bomb craters, past w/ flame throwers.

09:18:54 16:00 D+8 Marines digging foxholes, in distance using flame throwers. Armored vehicles & tanks across valley w/ explosion among them. Tank along road. Marines in bomb crater w/ field packs. Armored vehicle moving at speed.

09:21:31 25Feb45 slates. CU Men lifting wires to allow tank past on NE side of #1 airport.

09:21:47 26Feb45 62nd BN Seabees gathering small rocks or shrapnel into helmets to clear #1 field. 09:22:05 26Feb45 11:00 Steamroller preparing airstrip, spotter plane parked.

09:22:21 26Feb45 12;00 Dead Marine covered & carried to mortuary truck.

09:22:50 27Feb45 A Co, 1st Bn. under fire. Slate 5th Marine Div. Explosions & flamethrowers on horizon. 09:23:10 27Feb45 14:45 Marines advancing on run. Marines, explosions, flame throwers. Marines hurry forward, aircplane overhead.

09:24:02 Marine w/ kitten. Slate: D-4 (23rd) Small sign blowing in wind: This Is Weehawken. Marines camped under tarps. CU smoking ?? (may be burned out Japanese camp). Marines inspect. Burned Japanese? corpses in trench. Corpses burned w/ flamethrower.

09:25:18 Marines amid smoking brush & looking around. Marine artillery position firing.

09:25:56 Air strip under construction w/ graders & bulldozers. VS wrecked tanks. Marines past. Tank moving.

WWII; Pacific War; Horrors of War;

[Marines w/ PoW; Flamethrower From Tank, Iwo Jima]

Large group of Prisoners of War standing w/ marines guarding.

09:27:05 VS Marines move along road cleared through decimated landscape. Ambulance truck & truck loaded w/ marines & pulling small trailer passes camera along w/ walking marines.

09:29:50 Japanese prisoner w/o shirt talks & kneels before Marines; walks away followed by two marines.

09:30:34 Kneeling POW pleading w/ marines; others come & he talks to them w/ gestures.

09:31:13 View thru tank slit w/ protective grill as flamethrower used on undergrowth.

09:33:23 Marines emerge from tank; CUs & Marine w/ Only Forever on helmet. Men stand in front of tank.

09:34:24 MS pan Marines w/ heavy guns in pits on beach; warships in BG.

WWII; Pacific War;

[Iwo Jima Landing Operation w/ Marine Film Crew]

US Marine officers w/ caps in discussion at sea on deck of ship. Warships & Iwo Jima island in BG. MS Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima.

10:14:08 Officers by Jeep on beach consult map, various troops & equipment in BG. VS Marine film crew w/ 16mm cameras filming the officers. Officers walk past sandbagged & dug-in tents. Photographer takes pictures of Marine camp w/ Graflex (?) camera.

10:15:31 Officers on ship offshore. LS Marines on clifftop watch ship offshore w/ mines exploding & trying to flee. fires guns? [hazy].

10:16:44 MS Iwo Jima viewed from shoreline.

Pacific War; WWII;

[Iwo Jima Operation w/ Tanks]

LS tanks ablaze,explosions. Marines run in FG w/ rifles & ??, take cover. Near coast ridge w/ ship offshore. Seen in trench w/ body or ?? on ground. VS Marines on desolate battlefield, move up & crouch down. Heavy explosion nearby.

10:19:25 Marines run advancing; run w/ stretcher & others follow w/ stretchers.

10:20:30 Return w/ stretcher & wounded; run towards camera. CU wounded loaded onto truck.

10:21:39 CU tank gun barrel painted w/ Killing Done Cheap - Inquire Within . MS Marine climbs out of tank.

Pacific War; WWII; Fighting;

[News Parade, Pacific, 1945]

Castle Films

Title: MacArthur Liberates Manila! US Navy ships moving ahead, planes off carrier; fighters over Manila Bay & firing on ships. MacArthur watching troops going ashore; troops wading from landing craft. Hang flag on palm tree; moving along road thru jungle, wading stream. Artillery firing, soldiers advance, tanks firing; wounded treated. GIs run past burning hut. Artillery. Pampanga river crossed by large troop carriers. Row boats across.

05:53:19 Title: The 11th Airborne Division Descends On Manila Parachutes seen from air. Women greeting soldiers into town, collaborators marched w/ hands on head thru street. Bilibid Prison captured & inmates freed. Aerial of burning city; ground shots w/ troops thru. Flames & people moving goods, pigs, babies as buildings burn. Street fighting, rescuing wounded GI, stringing communications wire. Ringing bell in church tower, US flag hanging, people waving as flag draped. MacArthur arrives, salutes.

05:57:24 U.S. Marines capture Iwo Jima Aerial of island & Suribachi. Navy shelling; plane crash landing on carrier deck; another into water & pilot swimming, thrown rope. Island w/ explosions as ships firing.

05:59:03 Landing craft to shore, inside one. Marines landing onto beach. Ships firing at cliffs. Fighting on sandy beach & moving ahead. LST unloading tanks; wounded carried down. POV from tank slit, troops move up, tank firing. Japanese crawling thru shells exploding. Tank flame thrower from inside.

06:02:40 Marines inspect reinforced cave, carry out burned guns. Rescue of Japanese prisoners onto ship deck. Men saluting flag on pole. The End.

WWII;

United News (Japan Surrenders)

11:00:59 Title: Japan Surrenders 1931 dock scenes w/ Japanese troops leaving for Manchuria, boarding ships; sitting on docks; military officers march past camera. Explosions. Shanghai 1937 ruins; texecuted bodies in streets. Japanese troops thru street in 3-wheel motorcycle.

11:01:28 League of Nations w/ Japan s delegates speaking & walking out. Out of building. Troops in field firing machine guns, artillery & infantry running thru rice fields. Man holding large Japanese flag.

11:02:03 Italy into Ethiopia; raising flag. CU of diplomats at signing of Axis Military Pact, 1940. Talking at microphone, saluting.

11:02:32 Refugees thru streets of China, along fields. Fighting, camouflaged guns, fields. Diplomats Kurusu & Nomura into US ?? Pearl Harbor ships burning. Fleet at sea in dramatic formation. Large battleship guns firing; Troops landing on Pacific Island beaches. Philippines & Allied prisoners, CU man w/o arm. MS Gen. MacArthur talking to people. Aerial of Iwo Jima. Battleships firing; aerial of shipt to shore; dead bodies; raising US flag on Mt. Suribachi.

11:04:45 Gen. Buckner briefed at map, CU. Okinawa, wounded on stretcher; GIs blowing up cave, firing rifle, Japanese tumbling ouut. Mass of Japanese surrender.

11:05:16 Kamikazee seen from ship w/ planes diving into water. Ship firing at planes, coming into ship. Carrier burning. Burial at sea. Military cemetery.

11:06:20 B-29s on runway, loading bombs, Map. B-29s in flight formation. Aerial over ships. CU Adm. Halsey.

11:07:11 Potsdam w/ Attlee, Truman, Stalin seated. Russian troops marching.

11:07:33 Hirohito on white horse. Stimson into White House, Forrestal arrives; around cabinet table. Shots of FDR during war.

11:08:22 CU of Chiang Kai Shek; Adm. Chester Nimitz; Truman w/ ccabinet. Hull in CU.

11:08:49 CU Truman SOF: I have received this afternoon from the Japanese government...

11;09:55 Reporters rush out. People in Times Square at zipper sign. People cheering filling street, paper out of buildings. View from above. Dancing in street. Sailor waving flag; confetti. Kissing. Night & people filling streets & lights on. Outside Hotel Astor. The End.

WWII Pacific War summary; Compilation Film; Military Newsreel;

Title: Mighty Seventh War Loan Drive Gets Under Way

14:25:50 Opening of Motion Picture Industry Seventh War Loan drive in New York. Three veterans who raised flag in Iwo Jima pose: Ira Hayes, Rene Gagnon, John Bradley. Monument unveiled: sculpture of raising of flag.

14:26:13 Washington: helicopter Congressional Page lands in front of Capitol & christened by pages of House & Senate.

14:26:35 Title: President Leads nation In Paying Honor to Mother

Truman & his 92 year-old mother Martha out of military airplane w/ wife Bess, pose.

14:26:57 Eight-star Mother, Rose Bournholtz (sp?) honored in NY honored by Salvation Army

14:27:06 American Mother of 1945 holds medal . Mrs. Harper Sibley, Rochester, NY w/ children. MCU.

Awards; WWII Heroes; Fund Raising; 1945; Homefront;

[Iwo Jima - 5th Div. US Marines, 1945]

CU marine in trench, smiles at camera. CU Hand written sign reads: Gy. Sgt. John Basilone s Pack . Pans from resting troops down to Japanses & US soldiers bodies. CU US corpses, many burnt. Marine takes cover whilst treating wounded man. CU severed limbs, more US corpses.

14:20:26 CU marines torch hut in village; GI holds Japanse bodby y shirt.grabs.

14:21:04 Marines wash beneath water pipe in forest. MCU lathering w/ soap.

14:21:46 CU dead Japanese woman (?) in bushes. CUs Japanese corpses, disembowelled. Marine moving Jap body w/ boot.

14:22:42 VS Marine points to shell damage on tank w/ ruler.

14:24:17 Marine holding injured Japanese boy. Japanese soldier surrenders to Marines, forest burning. 14:24:46 Marines inspect naked wounded Japanese soldier. Marines throw grenades; US soldier w/ Japanese flag. Marines pull various corpses from bushes. Looting body.

14:25:57 US troops treat wounded Japanese civilians including women & children, load some onto truck.

14:26:33 Okinawa, south tip, west flank. 22nd Marines flushing Japanese from culverts. Marines w/ hand gun shoots Japanese soldier hiding in culver; CS Marine pulling out Japanese soldier by the feet using ropes. CU second marine shoots point blank into legs & again into torso. Explosives into culvert & explosion.

14:27:48 CU Very bloody, wounded Marine given treatment. Transfusion.

WW2; WWII; War Atrocities; Pacific War; Horrors of War; 1945; Executions;

WWII - Action on Iwo Jima

Flares & silhouette from bursts & flares dropping. Flame thrower & tanks, soldiers moving over very barren ground. Tank firing. Huge flame thrower & ground burning. Rockets launched, troops loading rockets into launcher on back of truck. Firing.

Pacific War

[Dead Japanese Soldiers On Iwo Jima; Marines En Route To Hawaii]

MS Marines advance slowly across wasteland w/ rifles at ready.

09:36:31 Pile of Dead Japanese loaded onto stretchers by Black & White Marines. CUs corpses, open wounds, faces w/ flies. Corpses on large army truck & driven away. Part-burned corpses in pit, smoking. Very graphic.

09:38:41 12Apr45 Artillerymen returning to Hilo, Hawaii. Marines on transport boat at sea, Iwo Jima island in BG. Members of Glamoukr Gal gun section freturning from Iwo Jima. CUs relaxing by rail,smiling. Sun setting. Slate: Artilleryman PFC Ed Larsen goes thru Iwo Jima battle without a scratch...slips and breaks his arm aboard ship. Larsen w/ arm in sling laughs & jokes. Another spent 17 days on front lines as infantryman & got hurt in shower w/ 5 stitches in forehead. Marine w/ patch on head. Marines play cards; look out to sea, watch sunset. Marines crowded on deck looking at island.

09:44:48 12Apr45 09:00 Artillerymen returning to Hilo, Hawaii. Men looking at land. Crowd on deck.

(GOOD COLOR) WWII Pacific War; Horrors of War;

News In Brief: Washington DC

LS Iwo Jima memorial, dedication ceremony; CU memorial inscription: Valor Was A Common Virtue ; CU 3 survivors; VS raising of US flag above memorial.

Stars And Stripes On Display

Produced by Educational Committee, The American Legion, National Americanism Commission

Very tall flag pole w/ US flag flapping in wind; over barrels of guns of fort. CU of 48 star flag waving. CU Declaration of Independence & Constitution.

15:29:39 Montage: Tugs & barges in Hudson River w/ NYC skyline beyond; Capitol Building w/ flag flying; Smithsonian Institution; Ship; City; Churches; Schools; Iwo Jima monument.

15:30:35 Pan over Crown Point, Indiana (?) downtown & residential areas. Street scenes, National Guard Armory, Court House.

15:31:06 Flag in front of classroom. Pan across room. Students turn & look at camera. MCU flag outdoors as narrator tells what flag means. Boy Scouts lowering flag, gathering it & folding it in proper method.

15:32:14 Flag on pole outside Eagle clothing store & beginning to rain; man out & brings flag inside, folds it on top of counter, then puts it in box & into drawer.

15:33:19 Flag up pole outside factory; on top of state capital. Outside school & lowering it; lowered from state capital building.

15:34:01 Flag flying at night w/ spotlight. Daytime & flag lowered to half-staff after being raised to top first.

15:34:36 Title: Honor Flag hung w/ stars on right, audience left. Man brings flag into auditorium & puts on stage on left from audience. Church display, other displays of flag including over sidewalk & street.

15:35:57 Parade from above w/ color guard & veterans w/ crowds lining sidewalks. Reviewing stand.

15:35:46 Title: Respect. Crowd at parade putting hands over heart, man removes hat; military saluting. Scouts giving salute, two old women, one w/ hearing aid put hands over heart.

15:37:55 Outside school w/ flag being raised, people stopping & saluting or putting hands over heart. Woman in front of classroom w/ projected image of flag, kids looking. Young kids outdoors watching flag raised & learning to put hand over heart.

15:39:08 Woman receiving delivery of dry cleaning, into kitchen w/ girl & takes flag out of box & unfolds, puts on flag pole. Girl watches. Take it outside & puts into flagholder on lawn.

15:40:39 Flags on other houses. Downtown w/ many flags on poles. Bunting in clothing store window. Two men & two boys put flag into furnace & burn. Boys leaving school, choppy ending but w/ good shot of flag waving. The End.

Patriotism; Instructional Films; Educational Films; Patriotic; Americana; Oddities;

Washington Tourist Day Out (missing main title)

CU boy in car, father driving at night. Mother holding daughter, both asleep. Next day to Washington DC zoo. Chimpanzees, lion, elephant. Daughter feeding penuts to bear.

02;16:15 Department of Justice, FBI display: Portrait of a Spy: The Sinister Hand of Soviet Espionage. Tourists looking thru windows at laboratory tests, watching agents on firing range in basement hitting & showing target. National Gallery of Art w/ ext. & interior showing paintings. Painter copying painting, boy watches.

02:17:51 Library of Congress, main reading room & Gutenberg bible in display case. Shakespeare Folger Library & display cases.

02:18:56 Water Gate Inn and eating under umbrellas. Fancy restaurant. Drive-inn restaurant, Bureau of Engraving & mint printing money. Mixing ink on press, people looking from balcony. Shearing stacks of paper. Counting machine.

02:20:28 Naval Observatory & clock. Telescopes. Smithsonian Insitution w/ original building & rockets outside. Exhibit of Spirit of St. Louis. Space capsule & tourists. National Historical Wax Museum exhibits. POV driving up to Islamic Center Mosque. Taking shoes off. Washington Cathedral & interior views of stain glass windows.

02:23:39 POV through neighborhoods & past embassies of Canada & Tunesia. British & Russian Embassy. Aerial over Pentagon. Tourist helicopter & excursion boat down Potomac River to Mt. Vernon. POV up street to Arlington Cemetery past tombstones. Iwo Jima Memorial statue.

02:25:41 Interior of Mt. Vernon. Exterior w/ herb & vegetable garden; tourists walking around the grounds & coach house. Grounds sloping to river. The End.

Travelogue; 1960s;

News In Brief - Portland (Rose Festival Parade)

High angle of floats moving up street w/ Festival Princesses waving from float labeled fiftieth anniversary (of Festival). Sign: Governor Holmes on car w/ waving couple. Floats turning corner: Pasadena Float; United Nations theme on float. Crowds in sun waving from sidewalk. Iwo Jima float.

Americana; Civic Promotion;

[Washington DC Landmarks, 23-30Oct62]

LS Atomic Energy Commission building & sign: USAEC.

17:22:50 Capitol Building from various angles. Department of Health, Education and Welfare; Office of Education & sign.

17:25:39 LS Lincoln Memorial from mall & reflecting pool. Jefferson Memorial from across Tidal Basin. Washington Monument & traffic past.

17:27:09 LS Pentagon w/ Potomac River in foreground. US Marine War Memorial (Iwo Jima Flag Raising Statue). LS across Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument to Capitol Dome. Pentagon Buliding from southwest. Washington Monument from Lincoln Memorial w/ Capitol beyond.

17:29:09 Capitol building from mall. Sherman Memorial statue in front of Capitol.

[Washington DC Landmarks, from the air. ca Sep62]

Aerials of Mt. Vernon w/ shaky camerawork. Grouinds & Potomac River. Close from circling helicopter (?). City of Washington from over Arlington, VA. Circling Jefferson Memorial w/ Washington Monument visible for part of the time.

19:10:59 Washington Monument. View moving towards Lincoln Memorial (fairly smooth) and circling around for shot along reflecting pool toward Washington Monument. Barracks visible on mall. Iwo Jima statue.

19:11:58 Circling close to & slightly above the Pentagon; longer shot along highway & showing parking lot & Washington in distance.

19:12:58 Filled parking lot, no building visible.

19:13;06 Good shot showing five sided Pentagon building. from river side.

19:13:50 Washington but has flicker from propeller.

Scenic Shots; Washington DC Monuments; Department of Defense Building;

[Aerial Views, Washington DC Area & Monuments, 12Feb64]

Aerial over Pentagon & Potomac River w/ fresh snow on gound. Lincoln Memorial & barrack office buildings on mall; view towards Capitol from circuling helicopter. Arlington Cemetary. Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monment w/ blue sky beyond & almost no traffic on streets.

02:46:36 Iwo Jima monument & Arlington Cemetery. Pentagon with filled parking lots. DC Stadium (later RFK Stadium) & Anacostia River. Government buildings, Jefferson Memorial & Tidal Basin; Lincoln Memorial & barracks view to Capitol.

02:50:35 View west from above Potomac coming back to Pentagon.

02:51:07 View west from east of DC Stadium & circling. Capitol w/ Washington downtown beyond.

02:51:54 Good tight aerial of Jefferson Memorial. Washington Mall from west of Washington Monument w/ barrack offices (WWII) beneath

Scenics;

[Washington, DC Stock Footage, 1965]

Two women tourist & man down winding stone stairs w/ lush green shrubs & flowers, pan across pool & other tourits on balcony. Formal gardens w/ fountain & carved statues seen from above.

05:17:51 Lincoln Memorial w/ tourists on steps & cars passing in front seen from reflecting pool. Longer shot.

05:19:20 Iwo Jima statue in CUs. Base of statue w/ inscription & tilt up.

05:23:51 Large building w/ five entrance doors & military men & civilians walking toward it (Pentagon?), civilian, sailor, soldier etc. exit.

05:25:14 LS across green lawn to Pentagon, framed w/ tree branch. Closer shot. GOOD.