WORLD WAR II. The Pacific Campaign. November Tarawa atoll (occupied by the Japanese). Japanese soldiers killed during the American attack against the atoll, being buried in trenches built by the Americans.
As Americans of the U. Infantry Division advance across what used to be forested land they pass a dead Japanese soldier fallen across a bomb-splintered tree. Balete Pass in northern Luzon Philippines on April 12 1945 NSFW x
The Battle of Leyte Gulf occurred between October It was the largest naval battle of the Second World War and it involved combined American and Australian naval and air forces against Japanese forces. It resulted in the crippling of the Japane