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Title Grave Markers - Atoll of Tarawa
Catalog Number 2013.038.060
Description Photograph of the military graves on the Atoll of Tarawa, after the Battle of Tarawa - November, 1943. A bugler can be seen playing something in the foreground. After World War II the military had the bodies moved to the National Memorial Cemetary of the Pacific, Honolulu, Hawaii. Jack Harvey Krieger died Nov 20, 1943 - on the first day of fighting in Tarawa.
Collection Photograph Collection
Source Redding, Judy
Copyright The Fort Larned Historical Society, Inc., d.b.a. Santa Fe Trail Center, retains all copyright interest in this image. For questions about obtaining prints or a digital copy for use please contact the museum at (620)285-2054.
Print size 2 5/8 x 2 2/8
Search Terms Battle of Tarawa