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Title: Marines Return to Guadalcanal
Post by: OJsDad on September 08, 2018, 05:07:43 PM
https://twitter.com/WSJ/status/1038449403751751681
Title: Re: Marines Return to Guadalcanal
Post by: airboy on September 11, 2018, 07:42:44 AM
I finished rereading "With the Old Breed" last week.   I've also been reading some books on the naval war in the Solomons.  The Navy actually lost more men there than the Marines and Army did.  That campaign was a horrifying slug-fest on land, sea and air.