Concentrating on the personal lives of those involved, a war correspondent takes us through the preparations, landing and initial campaign on Guadalcanal during WWII.

  1. Lewis Seiler


  2. Richard Tregaskis


  3. Lamar Trotti


Top Billed Cast

  1. Preston Foster

    Preston Foster

    Father Donnelly

  2. Lloyd Nolan

    Lloyd Nolan

    Sgt. Hook Malone

  3. William Bendix

    William Bendix

    Corp. Taxi Potts

  4. Richard Conte

    Richard Conte

    Capt. Davis

  5. Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Jesus ('Soose') Alverez

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Guadalcanal Diary
Guadalcanal Diary



Status Released

Release Information

  • January 1, 1943


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue -



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