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Marine Lt Col Chesty Puller in his command post on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, Sep 1942.

Caption   Marine Lt Col Chesty Puller in his command post on Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, Sep 1942. ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps
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Photos at Same Place Guadalcanal, British Western Pacific Territories
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 23 Feb 2013
Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".

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WW2-Era Place Name Guadalcanal, British Western Pacific Territories
Lat/Long -9.4162, 160.3563
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