the_ww2_memoirs American soldiers belonging to the 7th Infantry Division move a 37mm M3 anti-tank gun following a M4 Sherman tank during the fighting on Kwajalein, Marshall Islands, February 2nd, 1945. The Japanese who were defending Kwajalein put up a very fierce fight and took many American lives Kwajalein has similar geographical features to the island of Tarawa which units from the US Marines took in November, 1943. They took thousands of casualties on Tarawa but learned from their…
QF Australian Gunners of the Field Regiment, RAA Infantry Division firing on the Japanese with a short version of the British 25 Pounder gun during the invasion of the island of Borneo in the Dutch East Indies July
Infantry Division, U. Army Divisions of World War II Type:Infantry Nickname:Jungleers Source:National Guard Theater:Pacific Days of Activation Sep 40 Date Sent May 42 (Australia) Date Entered Jan 43 (Port Moresby) Status June 31 Dec 45
Army Spc. Jacob M. Pfister Died April 19, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 27, of Buffalo, N.Y.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.; killed April 19 when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near his dismounted patrol in Baghdad.