Old Battlefields Revisited : WW2 US Amphibian Tank Cemetary at Guadalcanal ( Video )

US Amphibian Tank Cemetary at Guadalcanal

Here’s a WW2 cemetery of US amphibian tanks (LVTs) left by the Marines after the August 1942 assault on Tetere Beach at Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. Vic Stefanu, vstefanu@yahoo.com. Solomon Islands is a sovereign country consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28,400 square kilometres (11,000 sq mi). The country’s capital, Honiara, is located on the island of Guadalcanal.
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