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Kwajalein Atoll January February 1944 World War II Pacific amp CBI

Kwajalein Atoll January February 1944 World War II Pacific amp CBI


1944 American soldiers take cover from fire of a Japanese machine gun in the Philippines during World War II. The troops are part of the first wave to land ...

Betio Island, Tarawa Atoll, Nov. 20, 1943. Landing under fire,

... charge ashore on Guadalcanal Island from a landing barge during the early phase of the U. offensive in the Solomon Islands during World War II.

Americans landing on Carlos Island, Marshall Islands, circa early Feb 1944 - This Day in WWII History: Feb U. troops capture the Marshall Islands

American soldiers fighting in Guam, 1944, by LIFE photographer W. Eugene Smith.

... a .50 cal machine gun on the beach of Namur Islet, Kwajalein Atoll, the first of the Marshall Islands to be taken from Japan in January–February 1943.

1945 In the Pacific theater of World War II, U. Marines hit the beach and charge over a dune on Iwo Jima in the Volcano Islands during the start of one of ...

The Marines leave Guadalcanal by assault craft for the ships waiting offshore.December 1942

... defended the stronghold lie at the feet of U.S. Marines following American invasion of Iwo Jima, Japanese Volcano Island, March 2, 1945 in World War II.

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Marines stand next to the body of a comrade who fell in the early assault wave during the invasion at Peleliu in the Palau group, September (AP Photo/Joe ...

Battle of Eniwetok Atoll 1944. Marines hug sharp coral of beach, with pillbox only 12 yards in front of them

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7th Infantry division soldiers helping local population for eventual evacuation off island on Kwajalein in February

Horror from the Pacific theater of military operations of World War 2. The corpses of Japanese soldiers killed by Americans in New Guinea, lie in a powerful ...

US Marine signalmen setting up a command post in the streets of Roi-Namur, Kwajalein, Marshall Islands, 1 Feb 1944.

Marine with a hole in his helmet poses with his Garand on Tarawa, Nov

Wolverine Tank Destroyer of the Infantry Division 632 Tank Destroyer Battalion Ormoc Leyte Philippines December 1944. Find this Pin and more on World War II ...

1942 U. Marines approach the Japanese occupied Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands during World War II

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Soldiers of the Army's 77th Infantry Division take cover as they use a cannon to blast away at a Japanese pillbox in the drive to take Orote Peninsula.

WORLD WAR II. The Pacific Campaign. November 1943. Tarawa atoll (occupied by

Colonel Hunter (pointing) and Stilwell (left), Burma May 1944. Find this Pin and more on World War II U.S. Army Uniforms : PACIFIC and CBI ...

General MacArthur wades ashore in the 24th Infantry Division sector, 20 October 1944. (National Archives)

The Battle for Tarawa Atoll ranks among the bloodiest in Marines Corps History. Marine Corps version by clicking here.

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Aerial view of Peleliu in Oct 1946. Many facilities have been built and the jungle growth has returned to the coral island since the fierce fighting of 1944 ...

Marine on Saipan Island in the Pacific where some of the bloodiest battles of World War

OP FLINTLOCK - Campaign against the Marshall Islands in the Pacific campaign of World War II

Operations of the 5307 Composite Unit, Provisional, (Merril's Marauders) in Walawbum, Burma, March 2 to March 7 China - Burma - India Campaign Maj John K

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One of the bloodiest & most ferocious battles of WWII when the U.S Marines fought the Japanese on the small island nation of Kiribati in the Pacific.

... 7th Infantry Division move a 37mm M3 anti-tank gun following a M4 Sherman tank during the fighting on Kwajalein, Marshall Islands, February 2nd, 1945.


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Three US Marines, one loading an M2 Browning .50 caliber machine gun. Roi-Namur, Kwajalein Atoll. 1 February 1944

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Women in a parachute factory sewing silk to make parachutes during World War II

The Battle of Tinian was a battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, fought on the island of Tinian in the Mariana Islands from 24 July 1944 …

Marine carrying a wounded Japanese POW on his shoulders towards the rear lines somewhere in the Pacific, c. Find this Pin and more on WW2 ...

WWII, 1944 - Naval, not aerial bombardment. German occupied French Fort Kéranroux near Brest, France was bombarded by the 381mm guns of the British ...

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American soldiers crawling through the ruins of Rennes, France in 1944

Pacific Front, 1944 The Battle of Eniwetok, 1944 This was a battle of the Front of the Pacific in the context of World War II. It happened between 17 and ...

“Dead Japanese soldiers cover the beach at Tanapag, on Saipan Island, in the Marianas, on July 14, 1944, after their last desperate attack on the U.S. ...

June 19, 1944: US DEFEATS JAPAN AT THE BATTLE OF THE PHILIPPINE SEA - During World War II, the two-day Battle of the Philippine Sea begins, resulting in a ...

from World War II in pictures · U.S. Military Police of the 44th Infantry Division interview two juvenile Wehrmacht soldiers following the surrender

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Battle of Peleliu Desecrate One and Stalemate Two - William Ea - Picasa Web Albums. Find this Pin and more on World War II Pacific & CBI ...

WWII - The Pacific: Japanese bunker, Pelileu.

Marine Pfc. Douglas Lightheart (right) cradles his 30-cal. machine gun in ...

US Marines inspect captured Japanese naval guns (BL 8 inch gun Mark VIII / 50 British-made, imported from captured Singapore) on Tarawa Atoll.

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[Photo] US Marines in prone position on the landing beach at Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, 20 Nov 1943, photo 1 of 2

soldiers to land on Guadalcanal as he totes his equipment to new quarters. Find this Pin and more on World War II U.S. Army Uniforms : PACIFIC and CBI ...

The World War II Battle of Saipan, in which the New York National Guard's Infantry Division fought, will be the subject of a free presentation on Saturday, ...

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A Japanese plane is shot down during the Battle of Saipan in 1944.

Map of the battle of the Philippine Sea, 19 June World War II. This was the largest aircraft carrier battle in history, known by navy pilots as "the Great ...

(photo courtesy of Ms. Jane Holman, daughter of PFC Owen S. Heriot - seventh from the right, second row from the top)

US troops landing on Omaha Beach, Normandy, June 6, 1944. Photograph Courtesy of the US Coast Guard


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Soldiers of 44th Division US 7th Army fighting in Mannheim Germany 29 Mar 1945; note

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... 1921 – June 3, 1944) - Wichita Falls, TX,Texas A: a United States Army officer, and a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions in World War II.

Marines assault a heavily reinforced Japanese pillbox on Tarawa in the Gilbert Islands by climbing to the top and shooting down inside.

WORLD WAR II. The Pacific Campaign. November Around Guadalcanal, the US Navy amphibious craft moving toward the Tarawa atoll, occupied by the Japanese.

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... mopping up snipers -Crouched behind a coral wall, Marines of the First Division fire on Japanese snipers barricaded in this building on Peleliu Island.

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WW II Pacific Theatre

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After 14 months of Japanese occupation, American troops raised the Stars and Stripes once again over the island of Kiska in August

WW II Pacific Theatre

Aerial view of Betio Island, Tarawa Atoll before invasion

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Marines of the First Regiment pass bodies of buddies killed in battle on "Bloody Nose" Ridge on Peleliu.

Aerial photograph of Hawkins Field on Betio Island, Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands in March 1944 with a variety of aircraft visible.

Guam Landings 1944 The Second Battle of Guam July – 10 August was the American capture of the Japanese held island of Guam, a United States territory since ...

Mickey Rooney (1920 - 2014) entered the military in 1944 serving 21 months.

WWII — U.S. soldier at the Battle of Guadalcanal in the Pacific

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Scheme attack on Pearl Harbor by the IJN, December 7, 1941

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US Marine code talker on Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943

The Battle of Tinian was a battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II, fought on the island of Tinian in the Mariana Islands from 24 July 1944 …

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The beach in Kwajalein

Merrill's Marauders G. Find this Pin and more on World War II U.S. Army Uniforms : PACIFIC and CBI ...

13 Secondary batteries of an American cruiser formed this pattern of smoke rings as guns from the warship blasted at the Japanese on Makin Island in the ...

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A B-24 Liberator taking off from an airstrip in Guam during World War II

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