Tom Godwin
re: hit on the beak
Wed Aug 7, 2019 12:51
2600:1700:a150:b1c0:85d0:dc56:5b0b:894e

Surely you are right, Nigel, as was George and likely everyone except me. Too easy! I was not familiar with the pre-invasion strikes just before D-Day. Also, there is a photo with D-2 with the '2' inside a circle with amtracs coming in that threw it off for me a little. I went after these pictures in hopes of exposing more from Red-1 where I'm still trying to find further evidence of a particular LVT in a crater nearer the fighter revetments. Found some interesting and new things for sure. My thanks to you and George for your input....

  • Re: A hit on the beaknigel_moore, Wed Aug 7 12:06
    Thank you for sharing all of these photographs. Surely though the caption on this one is very clear? At both top left and at bottom left it is marked D-2 (D-Day minus two, so this is a pre-invasion... more
    • re: hit on the beak — Tom Godwin, Wed Aug 7 12:51
      • Re: A hit on the beaknigel_moore, Thu Aug 8 01:08
        My apologies, Tom. I see where you were starting from now. Welcome to the Tarawa explorer's club. :-) All the best.
        • Re: a hit on the beakTom Godwin, Thu Aug 8 11:33
          None required, Nigel. There is still plenty to learn and find out there for me. Thanks again for the assist!
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