Category - Guadalcanal

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The Battle of the Philippine Sea

Jisaburo Ozawa sought to cripple Mitscher’s Activity Drive 58 within the Battle of the Philippine Sea, which turned often known as the Nice Marianas Turkey...

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Warfare History Network » OSS Captain Frank Farrell Prosecuted Nazi Spy Ring In Postwar China

OSS Captain Frank Farrell was a journalist turned Marine turned spy who uncovered and delivered to justice Nazi spies working after the struggle in China. by...

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Warfare History Network » Soldier Bios: Lewis ‘Chesty’ Puller

Legendary U.S. Marine Colonel Lewis ‘Chesty’ Puller proved himself on the world’s most troublesome battlefields. by Michael D. Hull Crouched of...

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Assisting French Resistance In the Haute Savoie Region

The OSS supported the French Resistance by parachuting brokers, together with Marines, into the Haute Savoie area of France. vby Al Hemingway On a moonless...

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Warfare History Network » Evans Carlson Forms Carlson’s Raiders

Marine Colonel Evans Carlson Was an Intrepid Area Commander Who Led Carlson’s Raiders to Eternal Fame. by Michael D. Hull Considered one of America’s earliest...

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Four Marines on the “Green Hell” of Guadalcanal

Marine Corps fight veterans relive the damaging and lethal work in a number of the struggle’s hardest preventing. By Adam Makos & Marcus Brotherton On...

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Marine Stand on Guadalcanal

Through the Battle of the Tenaru, U.S. Marines annihilated a detachment of elite Japanese troops. By David Alan Johnson At about 2:30 on the morning of August...