Haze was convinced he would only go off to World War II for around 4 months, but ended up fighting for 4 years. This hardened him inside. He went into the war intending to go back and be a preacher like his grandfather, but came out an atheist.
Armies of the War of the Pacific 1879-83 : Chile, Peru & Bolivia (Paperback) (Gabriele Esposito)
Ernest Borgnine (né Ermes Effron Borgnino) Gunner’s Mate Class US Navy WW II. Born in he served one term in the Navy after high school, then reenlisted after Pearl Harbor. During the war he served aboard the USS Lamberton in the Pacific Theater.
Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is a historic photograph taken on February by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a United States Navy corpsman raising an American flag atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.
General of the Army Douglas MacArthur was an American general and field marshal of the Philippine Army. He was a Chief of Staff of the United States Army during the and played a prominent role in the Pacific theater during World War II.
Marine cradles a near-dead infant found wedged, face down in dirt, under a rock during an operation to clear out Japanese troops hiding in caves during the battle for Saipan, on Mariana Islands, July Photo by W.