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Marines in the Pacific, c. 1945

Marines in the Pacific, c. 1945

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February 18, 2014, 1:00pm / 111

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Higgins boats in the Pacific, c. 1945

Higgins boats in the Pacific, c. 1945

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February 09, 2014, 2:59pm / 47

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Men in ordnance section MAG 31 clean guts of a Hellcat/Yontan Airfield, Okinawa, May 1945

Men in ordnance section MAG 31 clean guts of a Hellcat/Yontan Airfield, Okinawa, May 1945

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February 01, 2014, 2:00pm / 81

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Postcards from a prisoner of war in the Pacific, c. 1945

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February 01, 2014, 12:00pm / 418

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A rifleman draws sights on a Japanese hillside position as a Sherman lights fire to the enemy, 11 May 1945

A rifleman draws sights on a Japanese hillside position as a Sherman lights fire to the enemy, 11 May 1945

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January 30, 2014, 4:00pm / 245

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Field plasma injection: a wounded Marine gets blood plasma on Okinawa with his bayoneted rifle serving as a holder by a Navy Corpsman/May 1945

Field plasma injection: a wounded Marine gets blood plasma on Okinawa with his bayoneted rifle serving as a holder by a Navy Corpsman/May 1945

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January 30, 2014, 1:00pm / 179

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The Ewa Airfield hanger burning after being struck by the Japanese, 7 Dec 1941

The Ewa Airfield hanger burning after being struck by the Japanese, 7 Dec 1941

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January 28, 2014, 5:00pm / 42

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Japanese propaganda, c. 1942

Japanese propaganda, c. 1942

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January 28, 2014, 4:00pm / 42

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