Highlights and Insights of the Pacific War: Battle of Tarawa

Charity Roberts
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Highlights and Insights of the Pacific War: Battle of Tarawa Video

The bloody battle of Tarawa began on Nov 20, 1943 and lasted for 76 hours. See archival photos of the brutal scene where only a handful of the thousands of Japanese soldiers survived. Hear details of the battle and see a Japanese anti-aircraft gun like those used on Tarawa.