Pondering what every man was thinking on this evening back in 1943, as they awaited to go ashore. Keeping every living Tarawa veteran in my prayers. Missing my late Dad, as I am sure others are missing their relatives as well.
This was one of the questions we asked.Mostly they had duties to perform. The military is good at giving yiu something to occupy your mind and hands. As in most operations the Marines, too nervous to ... more
Every year during my dad long life he always said on Nov 20, " I know where I was on this day in 1943". He talked about the steak and eggs breakfast and getting his equipment ready before he got in... more
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