D-Day Philippine Operations
20Oct44: LS smoke over forest on shoreline. Aircraft above, bomb dropped. VS US? battleships offshore, guns firing. LS ship w/ camouflage paintwork.
16:47:45: Trio of battleships. Explosions on island. Several ships at sea.
16:50:11: MS two battleships refueling, decks lined w/ Marines. CU guns firing from ship. Empty shells on deck. Battleship firing towards island or at aircraft.
16:51:26: 22Oct44: VS unid. senior USN / Marine officer w/ three-star beret and other officers w/ map. Talking to Filippino officer en route to shore. Officer w/ other senior personnel meeting Marines / inspecting supplies. Gen. MacArthur w/ peak cap and sunglases arrives and chats w/ colleagues. Officers on transport boat and in Jeep.
16:53:56: MacArthur inspects Marines at ceremony outside official building and makes speech on steps w/ Philippine PM.