'KILL THE BASTARDS!' sign somewhere in the Pacific Theater

Caption   'KILL THE BASTARDS!' sign somewhere in the Pacific Theater ww2dbase
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 3 Mar 2010



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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
8 Feb 2010 08:26:15 PM

The sign reads: KILL THE BASTARDS! Down this road marched one of the regiments of the United States Army - Knights Serving the Queen of Battles - Twenty of their wounded in litters were bayoneted, shot, and clubbed by the yellow bellies. KILL THE BASTARDS!
2. CATHERINE BURK says:
1 Oct 2012 09:38:26 PM

I have the original photograph and many others from WWII. Selling at auction this month
3. Anonymous says:
31 Oct 2018 11:01:38 AM

Cathy Burk, do you know the name of the person who took the photo was?
4. Allen Skaggs says:
26 Nov 2019 08:52:30 PM

I have a copy of this photo and several others from my dad's collection. He died in 1980 and a few after I took them to the head of a local university library. He said he obviously couldn't say if they were the originals, but they were authentic. I don't know how my dad got these (especially the signing of the Japanese surrender on board the Missouri).
5. Anonymous says:
25 Apr 2020 04:43:56 AM

Have this photo and many more and the negatives
6. Anonymous says:
8 Jul 2020 08:33:32 PM

I have the same copy set of photos. They belonged to my grandfather who was in the Navy during WW2. I have several more also, some of mass graves and one of a headhunter holding a severed head.

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