Guadalcanal Campaign Video

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US 1st Marine Division embarks for Australia, New Zealand and Guadalcanal. July-August 1942. Movie


US 1st Marine Division lands at Guadalcanal and Tulagi. August 7, 1942. Movie

Nimitz reinforces the Marines with Army units and expands Henderson Field. October 1942. Movie

The Army takes over from the 1st Marine Division in December 1942. Movie

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For the 60th anniversary of the World War II invasion of Guadalcanal, NPR's Neal Conan travels to some of the famous battlefields on the remote South Pacific island.

A tribute to The Cactus Air Force - Guadalcanal air battles and airmen during the 1942 campaign
All about the U.S. Marine, Navy, and Army Air Corps pilots who defended Guadalcanal in 1942 (World War II). Includes: history, photos, paintings, references.

U.S. Coast Guard History.

SECRETS OF THE DEAD . Dogfight Over Guadalcanal | PBS
The wreckage of the Grumman Wildcat fighter piloted by James Pug Southerland on August 7, 1942 reveals clues aboout the now-famous aerial battle he fought against the Japanese Zero pilot Saburo Sakai.

Lt. Col. Harold W. Bauer - Guadalcanal Hero
bio of Harold W. Bauer, Marine ace at Guadalcanal in WWII

Guadalcanal - Pacific 1942