Great Battles of WWII: PACIFIC TURNING POINT. DVD video.
Contains Combat Veteran Interviews! This documentary with amazing combat footage focus on the events and battles of 1942 and 1943 that turned the course of the war.
Just hours after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Phillippines fell under the Japanese sword in the opening move of what would become an inhuman ordeal for many of the American and Filipino defenders.
As Imperial Japan sought to stretch their dominion throughout Asia, the first attempts to strike back were made as American carriers launched several successful attacks, culminating with the Doolittle Raid in April 1942. In response, Japanese Admiral Yamamoto formulated an elaborate, multi-faceted plot to destroy the American carrier fllet on ce and for all. The resulting Battle for Midway became the defining moment of the Pacific War. Running Time: Over 2 1/2 Hours.
List of Episodes
The Battle For The Phillippines
A Coming Storm
The Early Combat
The Battle Of Midway
The Battling Bastards Of Bataan
War Comes To The Aleutians
The Phillippines' Final Agony
The Aleutian Patrol
The Invasion Of Attu
The Silent Hunters
The Invasion Of Kiska
The Carrier Raids