US Marine Corps 37 mm Gun M3 and crew, Saipan, Mariana Islands, Jun 1944

Caption   US Marine Corps 37 mm Gun M3 and crew, Saipan, Mariana Islands, Jun 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps
Identification Code   83989
More on...   
Mariana Islands Campaign and the Great Turkey Shoot   Main article  Photos  Maps  
37 mm Gun M3   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 20 Jun 1944
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 9 Feb 2014

This photograph has been scaled down; full resolution photograph is available here (2,328 by 2,878 pixels).

Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".

Did you enjoy this photograph? Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this photograph with your friends:


Stay updated with WW2DB:

 RSS Feeds

Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Rod Shaver says:
2 Mar 2017 06:57:21 PM

Notice the loader has a canister round in his hand. The Japanese were very close judging by the bullet holes in the extended upper armor. Great photo!

All visitor submitted comments are opinions of those making the submissions and do not reflect views of WW2DB.

Posting Your Comments on this Topic

Your Name
Your Email
 Your email will not be published
Comment Type
Your Comments
Security Code


Note: We hope that visitor conversations at WW2DB will be constructive and thought-provoking. Please refrain from using strong language. HTML tags are not allowed. Your IP address will be tracked even if you remain anonymous. WW2DB site administrators reserve the right to moderate, censor, and/or remove any comment. All comment submissions will become the property of WW2DB.

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites

Famous WW2 Quote
"All right, they're on our left, they're on our right, they're in front of us, they're behind us... they can't get away this time."

Lt. Gen. Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller, at Guadalcanal