Loading of American troops into transport boats during the landing on Bougainville

American troops on Bougainville


American soldiers use amphibious nets to load on transport boats during the landing at Empress Augusta Bay on the islands of Bougainville.

 

Source: National Archives of the United States.

 

 

Location: Empress’s Bay Augusta, Bougainville
Date: November 1943

In : 1943

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