Bodies of Japanese soldiers lie in front of a smoldering tank, testament to the savage battles following the American invasion of Saipan.


  • Date: 1944-06-27
  • Location: Saipan, Marianas Islands
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Saipan, Wars, Dead, Japanese, Wwii, Equipment, Captured Or Destroyed, Tanks, Action, Military, Casualties, Marianas Islands, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Peter Stackpole
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_605778
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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