Deadeye Documentaries

Deadeye-Related Videos as Featured on You Tube
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The US Flag is raised over Okinawa

After the victorious end of the Battle of Okinawa.


US soldiers of 7th and 96th Infantry Division

and elements of 27th Infantry Division

Okinawa Civilians - no audio

United States 10th Army invades Okinawa

during World War 2 HD Stock Footage

by Critical Past

US 96th Division, 381st Infantry soldiers advance towards Zebra Hill in Okinawa

Battle of Okinawa Newsreel

US Division 96th and 381st  Advance Behind a Tank and Wooded Area

by Critical Past

The 77th Division - Weapons

77th Division fought side-by-side with the 96th Division Show great footage of the different kinds of Weapons used by the Army during WWII


by Critical Past

WWII Okinawa in HD #1
WWII Okinawa in HD #2
by Critical Past
The Pacific: Inside The Battle - Okinawa (HBO)

The bloody World War II battle at Okinawa is recalled by U.S. veterans and the team behind the HBO miniseries "The Pacific."

"Roosevelt's Day of Infamy Speech"
Japanese Sign Final Surrender   日本の降伏

This is a beautiful clean version by United News that is nearly free of snaps and pops. It features the voice of General MacArthur.


Appointment in Tokyo 1945

by Reel America


Japanese Surrender in Color

(1945) Photos and Video


This color footage of the Japanese surrender ceremony on board the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) on 2 September 1945, was filmed by Commander George F. Kosco. In 2010, the Kosco family had the film restored, and the footage is presented now for viewing by the public. Source: Naval History and Heritage Command, Photographic Section. (Note: The original footage is silent. The 2010 restoration of the film by the Kosco family includes overdubbed music by the United States Navy Band, which has been removed to avoid possible YouTube copyright violations)

WWII COMBAT FILM IN COLOR   Periscope Film LLC archive

Published on Aug 7, 2014
This full color film from WWII documents the invasion of the Ryukyu Islands including Okinawa.


Okinawa World War II - Lost Evidence - Videos by The History Channel

(Many Deadeyes believe this series gives more focus on the Marines' role and less on the Armys' than it should.)



Victory in Europe Youtube video of the celebrations
VE Day in London 1945
 "Remember the Deadeyes"

Symphony and Multimedia presentation by composer David Neville - a Tribute to the Deadeyes, inspired by William R. (Bill) Hill Performed in New Harmony, Indiana

November 15, 2019


Slideshow of 96th Infantry Deadeyes by

"These Were the Deadeyes"

and . .

"I Fought for You"

A moving, patriotic tribute to our military, past and present. Thank you for your service!

This video was produced by "The Sound Tank". For more info:


and. . . for fun . . .

Donald Duck gets Drafted
Disney contribued numerous Pro American films during WWII