Guam Landings 1944 The Second Battle of Guam July – 10 August was the American capture of the Japanese held island of Guam, a United States territory since 1898 (in the Mariana Islands), during the Pacific campaign of World War II.
The Battle of Okinawa codenamed Operation Iceberg,was fought on the Ryukyu Islands of Okinawa and included the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War during World War II.The battle lasted from early April until mid-June
‘Operation Dexterity’ After the terrific bombardment which pulverized Japanese defences on the beaches of New Britain, American troops swarmed ashore at Cape Gloucester in the northwest of New Britain, on December 26 1943 and firmly established a.
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US Marines of the Provisional Marine Brigade sit in pouring rain while one of them uses a radio for communication during a lull in the fighting for the Orote Pennisula, Guam. July 1944 (Photographer: W. Eugene Smith for 'Life' Magazine)