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Sketched on a C-47 transport from New Caledonia to Espiritu Santo, Dec. 42

Sketched on a C-47 transport from New Caledonia to Espiritu Santo, Dec. 42

 
 
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Sketch shows soldiers and officers in a C-47 transport airplane flying in the South Pacific from the French territory of New Caledonia to the Vanuatu island of Esp ritu Santo, the site of a large United States air base during World War II. Howard Brodie covered the World War II Battle of Guadalcanal for Yank magazine.
Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114).

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01/01/1942
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Brodie, Howard, 1915-2010, artist
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Location

esp ritu santo island
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Source

Library of Congress
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