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New Hebrides, 1943
Two members of “A” Battery, 6th Field Artillery Battalion
New Hebrides

Bomber & Fighter Strips, New Hebrides, 1943
Bomber & Fighter strips

Capt. Willis S. Riddick, Jr.

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1943
Beachhead, D-Day plus 2 weeks, November 15, 1943
Beachhead

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1943
Japanese Bivouac
Japanese Bivouac

Bougainville, Solomon Islands
Beachhead activity, November 1943
Beachhead

Bougainville Solomon Islands, November 1943
Lt. Weisinger and survey section
Surveying

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, November 1943
Surveying in jungle
Surveying

Bougainville, Solomon Islands; November 1943
Preparation for Tank Attack
Tank attack preparation

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Lt. Robohm, Pvt. Cooper, Sgt. Pistner, Pvt. Malmrose
Unit members

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
1st Section “A” Battery, 6th FA. Sgt. Lee.
"A" Battery

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Jungle, from above.
Jungle from above

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Fire DirectionCenter
Fire direction center

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Lt. Col. Haines at HQs, 6th FA.
Lt. Col. Haines

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Temporary Cemetery
Cemetery

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Chow Line.
Chow Line

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
BC's and Staff, 6th Field Artillery Battalion.
Staff, 6th FA Bn.

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
LCT
LCT

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Bougainville Foxhole Deluxe, Lt. Kepner
LCT

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Lt. Prose, Capt. Steckle, Lt. Kelly.
Officers

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
Purple Hearts, Bronze Stars, etc.
Officers

Bougainville, Solomon Islands, 1944
HQ, August 1944.
Battery A Headquarters

Tense Action Between Tank Infantry Team and Japs
Tense Action

Bougainville Campaign
Bougainville Campaign

129th Infantry Men Move Forward Behind Medium Tank
Behind Medium Tank

Line Village in Bougainville
Line Village

Negro Troops in Bougainville with Tank, 1944
Negro Troops

Soldiers Cleaning their Rifles, Bougainville, 1944
Cleaning Rifles

Troops Ready to Invade Bougainville at Emperor Agustus Bay in 1944
Emperor Agustus Bay

Unloading Supplies on Bougainville
Unloading Supplies

USN 54384 Marines Wading Ashore on D-Day at Bougainville, as seen from a beached LCVP.
Going Ashore

The Mud in Bougainville
The Mud

Current Political Map of Bougainville
Political Map

Topographic and Village Map of Bougainville
Topographic Map

NASA Image of Bougainville from Space
From Space

Current Bougainville Cultural Dances
Cultural Dances

View of Allied troops as they use a flamethrower during the campaign on Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea, April 1944
Flamethrower