Category - Henderson Field

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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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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...