Re: Cemetery 33, Row D found by History Flight
Thu Jun 27, 2019 13:57
24.113.243.48

Most almost surely killed during the night final charge of the Japanese garrison. Thanks for posting.

  • Cemetery 33, Row D found by History FlightGeoffrey, Thu Jun 27 08:18
    Yesterday, the Associated Press reported the discovery of a mass grave of more than 30 servicemen on Betio. The find was made in March by a History Flight field team:... more
    • Re: Cemetery 33Tom Godwin, Thu Jun 27 14:10
      Great story and history put together. Always amazed to see photos that I have not somehow come across before. Thanks!
      • Cemetery 33Jessica Whiteley, Fri Jun 28 06:52
        My great uncle is John Richard Bayens-praying he'll come home to Kentucky 💙
    • Re: Cemetery 33, Row D found by History Flight — George E Proulx, Thu Jun 27 13:57
      • Re: Cemetery 33, Row D found by History FlightJon Stevens, Fri Jun 28 08:32
        http://www.tarawaontheweb.org/stambaugh.htm STAMBAUGH, Jack R., 330350 Awarded the Navy Cross for action at Tarawa Bowie, Texas; rifleman, Co. B, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines For extraordinary heroism, ... more
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