American soldier standing over bodies of Japanese attackers he has just killed after they attempted a suicidal charge during the fierce fighting on Buna Beach.


  • Title: New Guinea
  • Date: 1942
  • Location: Buna, Papua New Guinea
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Buna, Battlefields, In Foreign Country, 20Th Century Select, Wars, Dead, Japanese, Wwii, Action, Us Armed Forces, Military, New Guinea, Casualties, Special Collections, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: George Strock
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_582274
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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