Battleship Richelieu in the Suez Canal, 1944The Fighting LadyRoosevelt, Nimitz, MacArthur, and Leahy at the QueenUS 7th Division in Parade for Roosevelt and MacArthur, 30 Jul 1944
Battleship Richelieu in the Suez Canal, 1944 (05:19)The Fighting Lady (01:00:57)Roosevelt, Nimitz, MacArthur, and Leahy at the Queen's Surf Residence, Waikiki, Territory of Hawaii, 28 Jul 1944 (07:34)US 7th Division in Parade for Roosevelt and MacArthur, 30 Jul 1944 (05:18)
Franklin Roosevelt Fourth InauguralMacArthur in the Philippine Islands, 29 Jan 1945B-17 Flying Fortress bombers attacking Dresden, Germany; Lancaster bombers preparing to takeoff to attack Dresden; Feb 1945Okinawa Invasion Beach Scenes
Franklin Roosevelt Fourth Inaugural (07:26)MacArthur in the Philippine Islands, 29 Jan 1945 (04:43)B-17 Flying Fortress bombers attacking Dresden, Germany; Lancaster bombers preparing to takeoff to attack Dresden; Feb 1945 (07:58)Okinawa Invasion Beach Scenes (10:00)
Okinawa Invasion Beach ScenesB-24M bomber 44-42058 shot down over Koror, Palau IslandsCrew of USS Springer recovering a dead Japanese airmen, stripping him of intelligence and personal items, and dumping him back into the Pacific Ocean, 14 May 1945Atomic Bomb - The Big Test
Okinawa Invasion Beach Scenes (08:25)B-24M bomber 44-42058 shot down over Koror, Palau Islands (01:17)Crew of USS Springer recovering a dead Japanese airmen, stripping him of intelligence and personal items, and dumping him back into the Pacific Ocean, 14 May 1945 (04:00)Atomic Bomb - The Big Test (25:04)
Newsreel of Japanese signing formal instruments of surrender aboard USS Missouri
Newsreel of Japanese signing formal instruments of surrender aboard USS Missouri (08:37)


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James Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy, 23 Feb 1945