Victory at Sea (1953): S01E17 – The Turkey Shoot


Introduction

Twenty-six episode series about naval combat during World War Two. Famous for its music score, eloquent narration and combat footage.

Outline

Guam, a US territory, is invaded by Japanese a few days after Pearl Harbour and remains occupied for two and a half years. The Japanese fleet is destroyed in a classic “turkey shoot”. Meanwhile, the Americans are preparing the bases in the Marianas for the ultimate bomber offensive against Japan.

Victory at Sea Series

You can find a full index and overview of Victory at Sea here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 01 March 1953.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Running Time: 30 minutes.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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