US marines cross the river Matanikau on Guadalcanal

US marines

US marines cross the river Matanikau on a raft made of empty barrels and boards, at the Battle of Guadalcanal Island.


Source: Book: Eric Hammel “Guadalcanal”, Page 134



Location: Solomon Islands
Date: November 1942

In : 1942

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