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World War II - Beach Red Landing 1942

The 10th image is Beach Red Landin, Guadalcanal  1942.   The Guadalcanal American Memorial is a World War 2 monument, on Guadalcanal in Solomon Islands. It was established as a tribute to the Americans and their allies who lost their lives during the Guadalcanal Campaign, from the 7th of August 1942, to the 9to of  February 1943. The capital city of Honiara is to its north. To mark the 50th anniversary of the Red Beach landings, the U.S. War Memorial was dedicated on the 7th of August 1992. An account of this is also inscribed on red marble tablets inside the monument compound.

U.S. Coast Guard Panel
  1. Spanish- American War
  2. Revenue Cutter Service
  3. World War I
  4. World War II - Operation Torch 1942
  5. Korean War
  6. Cold War
  7. Gulf War
  8. World War II - Omaha Beach 1944
  9. World War II - Operation Neptune - Utah Beach - 1944
  10. World War II - Beach Red Landing 1942
  11. Vietnam War
  12. National Security Cutter Program
  13. Iraq War
  14. War in Afghanistan
  15. Introduction