27 items in this album on 2 pages.

Aerial view of Toyohara Airfield, Taichu (now Taichung), Taiwan, 22 Nov 1943American base at Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943; note sign American soldiers and supplies on the beach of Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943American tank disabled at Betio beach, Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands, 22 Nov 1943
Aerial view of Toyohara Airfield, Taichu (now Taichung), Taiwan, 22 Nov 1943American base at Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943; note sign 'The Lousy Lousy Lounge'American soldiers and supplies on the beach of Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943American tank disabled at Betio beach, Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands, 22 Nov 1943
Bow view of USS Gar off Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California, United States, 22 Nov 1943Broadside view of USS Gar off Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California, United States, 22 Nov 1943Chiang, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Cairo Conference, Egypt, Nov 1943, photo 1 of 3Chiang, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Cairo Conference, Egypt, Nov 1943, photo 2 of 3
Bow view of USS Gar off Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California, United States, 22 Nov 1943Broadside view of USS Gar off Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California, United States, 22 Nov 1943Chiang, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Cairo Conference, Egypt, Nov 1943, photo 1 of 3Chiang, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Cairo Conference, Egypt, Nov 1943, photo 2 of 3
Chiang, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Cairo Conference, Egypt, Nov 1943, photo 3 of 3Flamethrower of US 1st Marine Division clearing a path through jungle growth, Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943Howitzers firing in support of advancing Marines, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Injured US Marine being carried by fellow Marines, Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943
Chiang, Roosevelt, and Churchill at the Cairo Conference, Egypt, Nov 1943, photo 3 of 3Flamethrower of US 1st Marine Division clearing a path through jungle growth, Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943Howitzers firing in support of advancing Marines, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Injured US Marine being carried by fellow Marines, Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943
Japanese beach obstacles, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Japanese POWs put to work as laborers for USMC, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Landing barges and LCT craft at Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943Major General Julian Smith, Colonel Meritt Edson, and Brigadier General Thomas Bourke, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943
Japanese beach obstacles, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Japanese POWs put to work as laborers for USMC, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Landing barges and LCT craft at Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, Nov 1943Major General Julian Smith, Colonel Meritt Edson, and Brigadier General Thomas Bourke, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943
Men of 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Division wading ashore at Green Beach, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Men of US 2nd Marine Division fighting on Tarawa, Gilbert islands, Nov 1943Stern view of USS Gar off Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California, United States, 22 Nov 1943TBF Avenger aircraft flew above Enterprise during Gilbert Islands campaign, 22 Nov 1943
Men of 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Division wading ashore at Green Beach, Betio, Tarawa Atoll, 22 Nov 1943Men of US 2nd Marine Division fighting on Tarawa, Gilbert islands, Nov 1943Stern view of USS Gar off Mare Island Naval Shipyard, California, United States, 22 Nov 1943TBF Avenger aircraft flew above Enterprise during Gilbert Islands campaign, 22 Nov 1943

27 items in this album on 2 pages.



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