Japanese prisoners in Buna, New Guinea during the Battle of Buna-Gona of World War II. Two soldiers crossing a log bridge in Buna. GIs in a concealment in a hedge. A GI beside a mortar. American soldiers standing with a number of Japanese prisoners. The soldiers walking with the prisoners across a field. They walk over a log bridge over a water body. Dead Japanese lying about on a beach. Dead bodies on the edge of the water. Japanese prisoners seated on the ground and eating. The prisoners seated in a row on a grassy area. Several trees in the area. Soldiers stand beside them holding guns. Japanese prisoners giving each other sponge bath. The wounded Japanese prisoners seated in a jeep. Soldiers standing beside the jeep. The jeep driven away among the trees.
A film on the Battle of Buna-Gona in New Guinea during World War II. A map showing distance of Buna from Australia and Port Moresby. Thick jungles in Buna-Gona. American soldiers arriving in aircraft. The troops in trucks. An aircraft in flight. The soldiers inside the aircraft. Men trained in Australia. The aircraft arrives at a field. Australian soldiers get out of the aircraft. The soldiers and Papuan natives in the field. The natives carrying supplies move across a marshy area in the jungle. The soldiers holding guns crossing a water body. The soldiers moving across a bridge. The soldiers among the trees. The soldiers and the natives working to build a log bridge in the jungle. An M-3 tank moving on the bridge with a soldier atop the tank. Other soldiers watching the tank. Engineers building another bridge in the jungle. The Papuan natives carrying the supplies move on a path in the jungle. The natives wading through a water body. The 114th Engineers building a native-type hut. Wounded soldiers are carried on stretchers on the bridges by the natives and are evacuated. The soldiers and the natives beside the hut drinking from cups. The natives watch the soldiers. Several soldiers seated on the ground. A few soldiers inside the hut planning their action.
U.S. Army General Douglas MacArthur and other officers in Buna, New Guinea during the Battle of Buna-Gona of World War II. A two-engine bomber lands on an airfield. U.S. Army General Douglas MacArthur getting out of the aircraft. The General is greeted by several officers and a Private. General MacArthur talking to U.S. Army Air Force Major General George C. Kenney and a Brigadier General. Several officers and soldiers waiting at the airfield. A vehicle parked on the field. The General and other officers get into the vehicle. The vehicle moves away with another vehicle following it.
American soldiers in Buna, New Guinea during the Battle of Buna-Gona of World War II. American soldiers and natives building a bridge of logs in a marshy area. One of the natives works with a hammer to fix the logs. The logs laid end to end in the marshy area to form the bridge. The natives carrying supplies walk on a path in the area. An M-3 tank among the trees with soldiers beside it. Two soldiers cutting wood. A few soldiers standing beside them. The soldiers seated on the tank. The tank moving on the bridge of logs. Other soldiers watching the tank. Columns of natives carrying supplies across the marshy area. A few men carrying guns and back packs moving on the bridge of logs.
The Battle of Buna-Gona in New Guinea during World War II. A patrol moving along a beach. American and Australian soldiers place a machine gun on a beachhead. The soldiers fire guns. A few soldiers lying beside the machine gun and firing. Soldiers holding guns lying in prone position on the beachhead. The soldiers fire mortars. A few soldiers on the edge of the beach moving forward. The soldiers are creeping with guns into the jungle and firing. They are firing from among the trees. The soldiers fire from their concealment in a hedge. A vehicle in the jungle covered with trees. Logs of wood lying about in the jungle. A trench in the jungle. The soldiers moving on a forest trail. Several dead Japanese in a trench.
A film on the Battle of Buna-Gona in New Guinea during World War II. American and Australian soldiers examining captured Japanese guns. A soldier holding a gun kneeling on the ground. Other soldiers standing around him and watching. A soldier holding another captured gun. A few soldiers moving on a beachhead. Dead body of a Japanese soldier. Japanese prisoners moving along a forest trail escorted by soldiers.