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1944 Battle of Eniwetok... Marshall Islands...

Item # 659924

February 19, 1944

THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, Mass., February 19, 1944 

* Battle of Eniwetok begins - Marshall Islands 
* World War II - Pacific campaign

The front page has a four column headline: "ENIWETOK, 750 MILES OFF, IS INVADED BY U.S  TROOPS" with subheads. First report coverage on the landing of the 22nd Marine Regiment which began the Battle of Eniwetok.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 16 pages, light toning and a little wear art the margins, generally good.

Category: World War II