The first to take-off of the U.S.S. Hornet on April 18, 1942, is the last to land.
The Capture of Tarawa from Japan
1943 -- In just 76 hours, US Marines take one of the most vital islands of the Pacific campaign in this vintage World War II United News footage. Later on in the video, FDR meets with Churchill first in Cairo, Egypt, and then again in Teheran, Iran, this time with Stalin.