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Kamikaze soldiers attack Allied forces during the Battle of Okinawa
JAPAN: Okinawa: various: EXT
AEROPLANES JAPAN Final ceremony of Jap suicide pilots leaving on only mission. Shots of captured Suicide plane. Planes diving on U.S. carrier forcemany shot down. Two Carriers hit.
JAPAN. Shot of Japanese children.Geisha girls entertain Suicide pilots before being sent on fatal mission. KAMIKAZE pilots (suicide) walking solemnly through streets,offering up prayers, etc.
AMERICA. NAVAL. Two planes crash land on carrier in Pacific. (Good). Heavy Ack-Ack. Many Jap planes shot down. Essex class carrier hit by suicide plane (C.U.) 'BUNKER HILL' Hit. Cruiser alongside poring water into it. Some of crew being picked up out of the water. Fire fighting on deck of B.H. ......Plane landing on carrier & Bursts into flames, pilot escapes. Another catches fire, pilot rescued when flames are put out. Mass burial at sea.
ANTI-AIRCRAFT. Hery heavy Ack-Ack from U.S. Carrier Forcein Pacific. many Jap planes shot down.
BUNKER HILL. (U.S. CARRIER.) In Pacific hit by Jap suicide plane. (CU.)Men of being picked up out of water. Cruiser alongside poring water into her. Fire fighting on dech.
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