New Guinea Campaign: Allied Air Operations Lae-Salamaua – Restored 1943

Allied Air Operations Lae-Salamaua

This action packed film covers a key battle of the oft overlooked 1943 New Guinea campaign in the South Pacific. General Douglas MacArthur and his staff put together a brilliant combined arms strategy that utilized Air Power as a key element to leap frog over rugged jungle terrain and isolate and destroy Japanese strongholds. For a larger strategic over view of the campaign, see “Mission to Rabaul” on this channel


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