ON THE WAY TO TOYKO WWII.......

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    109th Naval Construction BN work shop Roi Namur. 1944.
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    109th Naval Construction BN off loading equipment Roi Namur
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    109th Naval Construction BN machines working on airfield Roi Namur
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    Mustering with the Marines.......

    Claude John Cook USN 109th Naval Construction BN killed air raid Feb 12 1944 Roi Namur Island
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    The Battle of Kwajalein was fought as part of the Pacific campaign of World War II. It took place from 31 January – 3 February 1944, on Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands ... The determined defense of Roi-Namur left only 51 survivors of an original garrison of 3,500. For the US, the battle represented both the next step in ...
     
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    MILITARY CEMETERIES WERE NEVER GRAND PLACES...


    Robert P Schafer USN 109th Naval Construction BN Killed Feb 12 1944 air raid Roi Namur island
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    The Espiritu Santo you visit today has been developed largely due to the integral role it played as an Allied military base during WWII. ... Within a relatively short period of time Santo was developed to host 5 fighter and bomber airfields, a seaplane base, 3 hospitals, 10 small camps and 32 miles of sealed road.
     
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