Action packed WW II film has Everett as a tough-as-nails Marine, "Shanghai Jack" Connell, whose position on Guadacanal is almost overrun by swarms of Japanese until Everett gets behind a machinegun. He mows down the phalanxes of Japanese for which he wins the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Returned to the U.S. to promote the sale of war bonds, he meets, falls in love, and marries Devin. She at first resists him, frightened of committing herself to another serviceman after her fiance has been killed in the war. The couple settle down on a Marine base. She gets pregnant, and he trains
recruits, but he is haunted by the thought that he is shirking his duties, that he s...