×
Home Intro People Events Equipment Places Maps Books Photos Videos Other Reference FAQ About
     

World War II Database

US Marine code talkers on Bougainville, Solomon Islands, Dec 1943

Caption   US Marine code talkers on Bougainville, Solomon Islands, Dec 1943 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps
More on...   
Solomon Islands Campaign   Main article  Photos  Maps  
M1 Garand   Main article  Photos  
Thompson   Main article  Photos  
M50 Reising   Main article  Photos  
Photos at Same Place Bougainville, British Western Pacific Territories
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 7 Aug 2014

This photograph has been scaled down; full resolution photograph is available here (1,354 by 993 pixels).

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".



Did you enjoy this photograph or find this photograph helpful? If so, please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 per month will go a long way! Thank you.

Share this photograph with your friends:

 Facebook
 Reddit
 Twitter

Stay updated with WW2DB:

 RSS Feeds


Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
24 Jun 2014 08:28:46 PM

Front row, left to right:
Private Earl Johnny
Private Kee Etsicitty
Private John V. Goodluck
Private First Class David Jordan

Rear row, left to right:
Private Jack C. Morgan
Private George H. Kirk
Private Tom H. Jones
Corporal Henry Bake, Jr.
2. Roderick Stockdale says:
5 Apr 2015 10:57:46 PM

Pvt. Goodluck is in fact carrying the infamously limited and flawed Reising submachine gun not the Thompson as listed above
3. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
6 Apr 2015 07:03:05 PM

Thank you Mr. Stockdale, the article has been corrected to link to M50 Reising instead.
4. Roderick Stockdale says:
18 Oct 2016 10:43:14 AM

I also just noticed Corporal Bake is carrying one too!
5. Mary DELAHUNTY says:
4 Jun 2018 03:34:10 AM

Thank you for your service you recognise your weapons,- Mike

All visitor submitted comments are opinions of those making the submissions and do not reflect views of WW2DB.

Posting Your Comments on this Topic

Your Name
Your Email
 Your email will not be published
Comment Type
Your Comments
Security Code
 

 

Notes:

1. We hope that visitor conversations at WW2DB will be constructive and thought-provoking. Please refrain from using strong language. HTML tags are not allowed. Your IP address will be tracked even if you remain anonymous. WW2DB site administrators reserve the right to moderate, censor, and/or remove any comment. All comment submissions will become the property of WW2DB.

2. For inquiries about military records for members of the World War II armed forces, please see our FAQ.

Change View
Desktop View

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
News

Famous WW2 Quote
"Goddam it, you'll never get the Purple Heart hiding in a foxhole! Follow me!"

Captain Henry P. Jim Crowe, Guadalcanal, 13 Jan 1943


Support Us

Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!

Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!