The Pacific War in Colour

Shockwaves
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Series 1 - Episode 2 Shockwaves

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Summary

Six months after the bombing of Pearl Harbour, the shockwaves of war had flooded into every corner of the Pacific. Filmed by US Marine cameramen on the front line, the Allies began to taste success in the Coral Sea, Guadalcanal, and at Midway.
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