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NH 97750 Guadalcanal-Tulagi Operation, 7-8 August 1942

Photo #: NH 97750  Guadalcanal-Tulagi Operation, 7-8 August 1942
Title: Guadalcanal-Tulagi Operation, 7-8 August 1942
Description: Raising the Colors on Guadalcanal after the initial landings, circa 7 August 1942. Officer standing second from right in this group appears to be the First Marine Division commander, Major General Alexander A. Vandegrift, USMC. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 97750
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