Moving of US 43rd Division - Kukum, Guadalcanal
Views of Transport ship at dock, jeeps & trucks past; soldier guarding dock past wreckage of plane at edge of shore; LST in foreground. Sign “Kukum ship dock”. Unloading boxes of supplies off ship in sling nets.
15:09:59 CU metal protection sleeves over docking lines. Blacks moving boxes marked “V1” from dock to truck. Trucks drive off. GOOD CUs.
15:13:10 Men carry duffle bags (Kit bags) boarding ship; man counting & giving cards or forms to men. CU feet on plank.
15:14:15 Crane operator on shipboard; CU winch & cable wrapping. CU of hand on control; net in hold & lifted out by crane. Boxes onto ground & loaded onto trucks.
15:15:38 Sailor at rail giving hand signals to man operating crane, boxes lifted from hold of ship & line of trucks on pier waiting for supplies.
WWII; Kukum Air Field;