Reference INF 6/599
Title War in the Pacific 1943
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 364
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Military Activity and Home Defence
Subthemes Publicity campaigns and initiatives
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Locations Australia, Burma, China, Dunkirk, Guadalcanal, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Java, New Guinea, New Zealand, Pearl Harbor, Port Moresby, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sydney
Organisations British Army


A file relating to the production of the wartime documentary film War in the Pacific, released in 1943 by the Ministry of Information. The film addresses the progress of Allied efforts in the Pacific in the war against Japan. The file contains a shooting script; a shot list; production credits; and documents relating to the film's licensing and distribution.


aircraft, anti-aircraft defences, Australian nationals, dockyards, Dunkirk evacuation, film, Japanese nationals, military casualties, military operations, munitions, naval personnel, prisoners of war, soldiers, United States entry into the war, United States nationals, warships

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