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Saipan doesn't suck, but this is a great article  about Saipan - "Saipan Sucks"

Saipan doesn't suck, but this is a great article about Saipan - "Saipan Sucks"

ROBERT ELLISON, Khe Sanh, Vietnam, 1968 - The Marines were under siege for several months at Khe Sanh. This portrait was published in NEWSWEEK after Ellison was killed.  (Black Star).

ROBERT ELLISON, Khe Sanh, Vietnam, 1968 - The Marines were under siege for several months at Khe Sanh. This portrait was published in NEWSWEEK after Ellison was killed. (Black Star).

At Saipan in 1943, hundreds of Japanese civilians committed suicide rather than surrender to the Americans. As the Marines were clearing hiding Japanese from local caves, they found this infant, wedged face-down in the dirt, under a rock, nearly dead. One of the famous images of World War II, W. Eugene Smith's photo caught a rare moment of both brutality and gentleness that was unique in the annals of war photography.

At 75, 'Life' Revisits Its First Cover Story

At Saipan in 1943, hundreds of Japanese civilians committed suicide rather than surrender to the Americans. As the Marines were clearing hiding Japanese from local caves, they found this infant, wedged face-down in the dirt, under a rock, nearly dead. One of the famous images of World War II, W. Eugene Smith's photo caught a rare moment of both brutality and gentleness that was unique in the annals of war photography.

Exhausted Marianas Island civilians with wounded child after capture by (or surrender to) Americans during battle between US and Japanese forces for control of Saipan during WWII. July 1944.

Exhausted Marianas Island civilians with wounded child after capture by (or surrender to) Americans during battle between US and Japanese forces for control of Saipan during WWII. July 1944.

US publisher to release book on Saipan - http://www.specialbooks.com

US publisher to release book on Saipan - http://www.specialbooks.com

A soldier shares some bananas with a goat. Battle of Saipan, 1944.

26 Images Of Important Historic Events You Don't See In The History Book

D-Day in the Pacific by Harold J. Goldberg (2007, Hardcover)  The Battle of Saipan. $21.99

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D-Day in the Pacific by Harold J. Goldberg (2007, Hardcover) The Battle of Saipan. $21.99

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