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Lt. Col. R.G. Ballance (Champagne, Ill) of the 1st Marine Division acting as Commander of a Pioneer Battalion in Peleliu despite his shrapnel wounds, September 1944

Lt. Col. R.G. Ballance (Champagne, Ill) of the 1st Marine Division acting as Commander of a Pioneer Battalion in Peleliu despite his shrapnel wounds, September 1944

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December 15, 2013, 2:00pm / 62

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Marine PFC. Leo J. LeMaitre, talks with Chaplain John Craven during 7th Marines campaign in reservoir area, 1950

Marine PFC. Leo J. LeMaitre, talks with Chaplain John Craven during 7th Marines campaign in reservoir area, 1950

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December 15, 2013, 1:00pm / 44

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Marines and armor on Iwo Jima, 1945

Marines and armor on Iwo Jima, 1945

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December 15, 2013, 12:00pm / 123

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Hand-to-hand combat training, c. 1943

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December 14, 2013, 11:59pm / 138

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Suspended over mountainside by only ropes, men of Co. “C”, 1343rd Eng. Combat Bn, 8th Army, drill holes for TNT, as they rebuild road caved in during heavy rainfall/20 Jul 1951.

Suspended over mountainside by only ropes, men of Co. “C”, 1343rd Eng. Combat Bn, 8th Army, drill holes for TNT, as they rebuild road caved in during heavy rainfall/20 Jul 1951.

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December 13, 2013, 5:00pm / 73

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Wounded infantrymen of Co L, 31st Inf. Regt., 7th U.S. Inf. Div., light up cigarettes after receiving first aid following a battle for Hill 598, near Kumhwa, 14 Oct 1952

Wounded infantrymen of Co L, 31st Inf. Regt., 7th U.S. Inf. Div., light up cigarettes after receiving first aid following a battle for Hill 598, near Kumhwa, 14 Oct 1952

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December 13, 2013, 4:00pm / 58

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First Rocket Battery, 11th Marine Regiment during a night mission on the Marines front line, 15 April 1953

First Rocket Battery, 11th Marine Regiment during a night mission on the Marines front line, 15 April 1953

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December 13, 2013, 3:00pm / 52

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A heavy mortar company of the 7th Infantry Regiment cooking rice in their foxhole, 7 December 1950

A heavy mortar company of the 7th Infantry Regiment cooking rice in their foxhole, 7 December 1950

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December 13, 2013, 2:00pm / 222

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