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Title Grave Markers - Atoll of Tarawa
Catalog Number 2013.038.059
Description Photograph of the grave markers on the Atoll of Tarawa - after the Battle of Tarawa, November 1943. After the war, the bodies were dug up and moved to the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii. Jack Harvey Krieger, a Larned, KS resident, died Nov 20, 1943 on the first day of fighting at 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 11/16 x 2 2/8
Search Terms Battle of Tarawa