US Tenth Army troops go ashore on the southwest coast of Okinawa Island, Japan following 9 days of shelling by the Navy’s 5th Fleet in this footage from Combat Bulletin no. 50. I have added.
Videos of US military activity surrounding the battle for Okinawa during World War Two.
Vintage footage of people, places and events.
US Navy ships in action World War II. Battleships big 16 guns of Third Fleet Task Force 38 open the naval bombardment of Kamaishi, Honshu, Japan in 1945. Wide view of part of the assembled.