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The first wave of LVTs moved toward Peleliu invasion beaches, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944; note the bombardment lines consisted of LCIs, cruisers, and battleships; photo taken USS Honolulu aircraftTwo American Marines, Douglas Lightheart and Gerald Thursby, resting during Battle of Peleliu in the Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944
The first wave of LVTs moved toward Peleliu invasion beaches, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944; note the bombardment lines consisted of LCIs, cruisers, and battleships; photo taken USS Honolulu aircraftTwo American Marines, Douglas Lightheart and Gerald Thursby, resting during Battle of Peleliu in the Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944
United States Army General Douglas MacArthur and Navy Rear Admiral Daniel Barbey leaving USS Nashville aboard an LCM to inspect the landing beaches on Morotai, 15 Sep 1944.United States Marines attacking Orange Beach on Peleliu, 15 Sep 1944
United States Army General Douglas MacArthur and Navy Rear Admiral Daniel Barbey leaving USS Nashville aboard an LCM to inspect the landing beaches on Morotai, 15 Sep 1944.United States Marines attacking Orange Beach on Peleliu, 15 Sep 1944
US 7th Marine RegimentUS Marines fighting on Peleliu, Palau Islands, Sep 1944
US 7th Marine Regiment's command post inside a former Japanese anti-tank ditch, Peleliu, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944US Marines fighting on Peleliu, Palau Islands, Sep 1944
US Marines in assault craft approaching Peleliu, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944US Navy LCI(L) ships unloading men at Morotai, 15 Sep 1944
US Marines in assault craft approaching Peleliu, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944US Navy LCI(L) ships unloading men at Morotai, 15 Sep 1944
Using an Amtrac as shelter, American Marines fought on the beaches of Peleliu, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944
Using an Amtrac as shelter, American Marines fought on the beaches of Peleliu, Palau Islands, 15 Sep 1944

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