WWII Peleliu Marines

WWII Peleliu Marines

Marine Pfc. Douglas Lightheart (right) cradles his .30 caliber M1919 Browning machine gun in his lap, while he and Marine Pfc. Gerald Thursby Sr. take a cigarette break, during mopping up operations on Peleliu on 14th September 1944.

(Colorized by Paul Reynolds)

Sgt Grit wants to hear from you! Leave your comments below or submit your own story!

Leave a comment