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USMC war dog handler reading a message that his dog had just delivered, Peleliu, Palau Islands, Sep 1944

Caption   USMC war dog handler reading a message that his dog had just delivered, Peleliu, Palau Islands, Sep 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 16 Sep 1944
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 2 Aug 2014

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1. Lee W. says:
5 Oct 2017 04:27:22 PM

This serviceman appears to armed with a pump action shotgun.

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WW2-Era Place Name Peleliu, Palau, Caroline Islands
Lat/Long 7.0167, 134.2500
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