One of the Most Intense Aerial and Naval Bombardments

From:Fall of Japan: In Color

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During WWII, the 1945 attack on Balikpapan was described as "hell on earth" by those who witnessed it. This rare footage shows the epic scale of the assault, in which 3,000 tons of aerial bombs and 46,800 of naval ammunitions were used.