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Shared by kwajaleinmiaproject
 Lieutenant) August 13, 2016

On September 14, 1944 a PB2Y-3 Coronado’ nicknamed 'Gunga Din' was practicing landings at Kwajalein Atoll, near the seaplane base at Ebeye Island, when the plane crashed and broke in half directly behind the wing. 

The two sections of the plane floated on the water for about 30 minutes...read more


Based on a true story, USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage is the upcoming action war movie about the worst naval disaster in American history. Near the end of World War II—when USS Indianapolis was returning from Tinian after delivering important parts for an atomic bomb—it was torpedoed...read more

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Shared by Winston Churchill
 Lieutenant) October 12, 2014

This is the regular Pacific Combat Zone reenactment of the Battle of Tarawa at the National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, Texas. This reenactment was in March of 2012. All newsreel footage and audio accredited to Castle Films and United Newsreels.

The reenactment is only a...read more

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