U.S. Army troops pause for a look at a Japanese seaplane during the battle of Makin.  The plane was under repair in the lagoon when the invasion started.  The Japanese used it as a machine gun nest until American fliers took care of it.  November 1943.  (Coast Guard)<br />
Exact Date Shot Unknown<br />
NARA FILE #:  026-G-3000<br />
WAR & CONFLICT BOOK #:  1320
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U.S. Army troops pause for a look at a Japanese seaplane during the battle of Makin. The plane was under repair in the lagoon when the invasion started. The Japanese used it as a machine gun nest until American fliers took care of it. November 1943. (Coast Guard)
Exact Date Shot Unknown
NARA FILE #: 026-G-3000
WAR & CONFLICT BOOK #: 1320

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Source: Via Agence Quebec Presse
Date: 1 Nov 1943
Location: UNKNOWN
Credit: Via Agence Quebec Presse
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