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Fires burning at Henderson Field, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, Aug-Oct 1942

Caption   Fires burning at Henderson Field, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, Aug-Oct 1942 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps Frederick R. Findtner Collection
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 13 Nov 2016

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Modern Day Location
WW2-Era Place Name Lunga Point, Guadalcanal, British Western Pacific Territories
Lat/Long -9.4280, 160.0548
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