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BOUGAINVILLE and the NORTHERN SOLOMONS: The combat history of the 3rd Marine Division reinforced by the 37th Infantry Division & Americal Division. Official US military history book. Extra large illustrated volume.
BOUGAINVILLE and the NORTHERN SOLOMONS. Bougainville, largest of the Solomon Islands, is approximately 125 miles long and an average width of 30 miles and had strategic importance with facilities for basing fleet units and aircraft. BOUGAINVILLE and the NORTHERN SOLOMONS. 3rd Marine Division reinforced by the 37th Infantry Division and the Americal Division. Includes US Marine Paratroops at Choiseul, Marine Raiders at Emirau, New Zealand 8th Brigade in Treasury Islands & Green Islands.
In action for the first time, the 3rd Marine Division landed on an extremely wide front in the face of deadly flanking machine gun fire, anti-boat guns, mortars and small arms. Reinforced by the 37th Infantry and the Americal Divisions with steady, accurate air support from the 5th & 13th Airforces and the 1st & 2d Marine Air Wing. Extra large illustrated volume.