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During the battle for Tarawa island in 1943, the US Army attacked nearby Makin Island, which was considered a less costly operation. The army was supported by a platoon of M3A5 Lee medium tanks from the US Army's 193rd Tank Battalion, making this battle the only combat use of the M3 by America...read more

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With the Marines at Tarawa (1944) - Academy Award Winning Documentary.- With the Marines at Tarawa is a 1944 short propaganda documentary film directed by Louis Hayward. It used authentic footage taken at the Battle of Tarawa to tell the story of the American servicemen from the time they get...read more

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A short overview of the activities of the US Army's 37th and 33rd Divisions during the capture of Baguio.

Public domain footage clipped from Combat Bulletin No. 56. Produced by the US Army Signal Corps.

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In this episode I'm joined by Professor Theresa Kaminski.

We look at the Japanese occupation of the Philippines and the extraordinary stories of those women who escaped internment and help American POWs and those interned.

Theresa’s speciality is American women’s history at the...read more

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Bitter fighting by US Army Soldiers and Marines along the Shuri Line on Okinawa Island in 1945 during World War II. Combat scenes from the Naha, Shuri, and Yonabaru areas in the beginning and at the end with short vignettes of conditions on the island in between.  Included are scenes of the...read more

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Esto es HistoCast. No es Esparta pero casi. En este programa nos zambullimos en las aguas del Pacífico para llegar a la batalla de Tarawa, la primera resistenc ia japonesa seria al desembarco de los Marines durante la II Guerra Mundial. Para ello tenemos a @tamtamveramendi que acaba de lanzar...read more

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 HQ Comando Supremo) May 24, 2014
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Informe del Oficial Ejecutivo de la Batalla de Midway. Días 3, 4, 5, 6 de Junio de 1942. Con la fase preliminar desde el 22 de mayo. MAG-22, SEGUNDA ALA DE MARINES - Executive Officer´s Report of  the Battle of Midway. June 3, 4, 5, 6, 1942. With preliminary phase from may 22, 1942. MAG-22, ...read more

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