Men on sponson deck area preparing for refueling of USS O'Bannon in Sea of Japan. A Telephone talker in the middle. Port bow of USS O'Bannon. Scene of a Paddle signalman. Signalman waving his paddle. O'Bannon in mid background moving into position for refueling from Enterprise. Men standing on sponson deck. Fuel lines framed in the background. Man controlling tension on a highline. O'Bannon being refueled. Single fuel line runs from upper right off to O'Bannon. Three men of working party. Two men taking a slack in on a small line. 1st class BM on the sponson deck, USS O' Bannon off to the right background. Working party hauling in on a small line. Men hauling in on the line, taking slack up in fuel line. Men hauling in on a line on sponson deck. Man standing by winch. Part of O'Bannon framed on right. Down starboard side of the ship, off towards the bow.
Phone talker on sponson deck in Sea of Japan. A sailor fires a line gun to the USS O'Bannon (DD-450). Silhouette view, three men on sponson deck taking in a small line. USS O' Bannon alongside port. Fuel lines framed, hanging from a side of USS Enterprise. Crew of O' Bannon hauling in a line. Fuel lines hanging. Looking down, a fuel line being hauled over to the O'Bannon. Bo'sun mate giving instructions. Man is tending the winch drum off to the left. 1st class BM issuing orders. Two men, wearing life jackets and hard hats looking off towards the O' Bannon. Several men beyond the winch on the sponson deck. Port bow view, USS O' Bannon alongside during refueling. Part of Enterprise off to right.
Many aircrafts are parked on flight deck area, with ship underway in Sea of Japan. Down starboard side of Enterprise. Looking down starboard side towards the bow of Enterprise. Several aircrafts parked forward to the island. USS Enterprise, planes parked on flight deck. USS Enterprise underway. Looking down over starboard bow of USS O'Bannon . Scene of starboard bow of ship. Looking towards starboard bow of USS Enterprise. F-4J aircraft is launched from carrier. Starboard bow view. DLG underway, one of the carrier's escorts. Port bow view. DLG underway. Starbed quarter on down the starboard side. Scene of water and bow. USS Enterprise underway. Looking towards starboard bow of Enterprise. An A-4E aircraft is launched. Starboard quarter view. Enterprise underway making aircraft recoveries. Down starboard side of Enterprise underway.
A 1950 United States Naval Training Film about the 1942 Battle of Coral sea. Film titled 'The Battle of The Coral Sea'. Diagram shows the location of Coral Sea on the globe. Phase I of the battle from 1st to 4th May described. II Phase from 4th to 7th May explained. III Phase 7th to 11th May, of the battle that saw double action from both sides discussed. Animation shows the area captured by Japan after the battle. Japanese cut communication between United States and Australia. Japanese battleship at sea. Japanese troops in field. Doolittle raid on japan, U.S. plan described through animation. Bombing of Tokyo. Japanese Commander in Chief Admiral Yamamoto on ship. Location of Commandant 4th Fleet. Japanese Commander gives information about U.S. planes. He talks about plans and strategies of U.S. for war. Allied forces on Japanese land. United States submarines in Japan. Japanese plan of defense explained. Two invasion forces of Japan, Moresby and Tulagi described through animation. Allies counter attack Japanese targets. Allied TF 17 and TF 11 in Japanese province. Allied attack on Tulagi, Japanese counter attack.
USS Philippine Sea (CV-47) in Japan Sea. Tanker ship refuels USS Philippine Sea. A destroyer ship in the background. Fuel lines from the tanker to the USS Philippine Sea. A snowstorm and waves splashing the aircraft carrier USS Philippine Sea.
USS Philippine Sea (CV-47) in Japan Sea. A winch operator on the aircraft carrier. Crated ammunition hoisted to the USS Philippine Sea. Workers remove crates from cargo nets on hangar deck level. USS Mount Katmai (AE-16) along the USS Philippine Sea. Ammunition is transferred to USS Philippine Sea from USS Mount Katmai.