Cemetery with graves of American servicemen killed during fierce battle for control of Tarawa Atoll during WWII.


  • Date: 1944
  • Location: Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Burials, Graves, Wars, Gilbert Islands, Tarawa, American, Wwii, Military, Casualties, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Peter Stackpole
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_602635
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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