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What Makes a Battle?

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Description Shows the planning and execution of the invasion of the Marshall Islands by the combined U.S. armed forces during World War II. Begins with praise for the American people for their efforts at building military machinery to be used in War in the Pacific. Includes combat footage from the American assault on the Marshall Islands.
Creator U.S. Army Pictorial Service
Date Issued 1944
Original Format 16mm print
Duration 13:57
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin U.S.
Geographic Coverage Marshall Islands; Pacific Ocean
Temporal Coverage November 1943 - February 1944