A Bren gun team of 2/8th Australian Infantry Battalion support an attack on Mount Shiburangu, near Wewak in Papua New Guinea.

A Bren gun team of 2/8th Australian Infantry Battalion support an attack on Mount Shiburangu, near Wewak in Papua New Guinea.

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river  Aitape  territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment

Battle of Driniumor river Aitape territory New Guinea. 18 th Japanese army with a force of 10 thousand men agaisnt 32nd infantry 112th cavalry regiment


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2nd January 1943: U.S. and Australian troops win a hard victory.  The Campaign in New Guinea, December 1942 – 1943: Australian manned Stuart tanks of 2/6 Australian Armoured Regiment advance toward Buna.

2nd January 1943: U.S. and Australian troops win a hard victory. The Campaign in New Guinea, December 1942 – 1943: Australian manned Stuart tanks of 2/6 Australian Armoured Regiment advance toward Buna.

“Bringing Home the Wounded – American soldiers on the Soputa front near Buna, New Guinea, bear their wounded to headquarters as they return from 11 days fighting the Japs. Note the automatic gun by the soldiers side on the stretcher." Associated Press photo 12-24-42.”

“Bringing Home the Wounded – American soldiers on the Soputa front near Buna, New Guinea, bear their wounded to headquarters as they return from 11 days fighting the Japs. Note the automatic gun by the soldiers side on the stretcher." Associated Press photo 12-24-42.”

January 1943: Two American soldiers of the 32nd Division cautiously fire into a Japanese dugout before entering it for inspection during a drive on Buna, which resulted in a defeat of Japanese forces in the Papaun peninsula of New Guinea during World War II. (AP Photo/U.S. Army Signal Corps) #

January 1943: Two American soldiers of the 32nd Division cautiously fire into a Japanese dugout before entering it for inspection during a drive on Buna, which resulted in a defeat of Japanese forces in the Papaun peninsula of New Guinea during World War II. (AP Photo/U.S. Army Signal Corps) #

New guinea Buna 28th  November 1942. 2 marines help tend a wounded Australian

New guinea Buna 28th November 1942. 2 marines help tend a wounded Australian

U.S. soldiers on the beaches of Aitape, New Guinea, April 22, 1944.

U.S. soldiers on the beaches of Aitape, New Guinea, April 22, 1944.

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U.S. Soldiers march through Hariko on their way to the attack at Cape Endaiadere on 21 Nov. ’42. It is very likely that these are from 1ST Bn., 128TH Inf.; they were to attack Cape Endaiadere from along the coast. The 3D Bn. was to advance along an inland trail. The 2D Bn. was the reserve and was supposed to follow 3D Bn.

U.S. Soldiers march through Hariko on their way to the attack at Cape Endaiadere on 21 Nov. ’42. It is very likely that these are from 1ST Bn., 128TH Inf.; they were to attack Cape Endaiadere from along the coast. The 3D Bn. was to advance along an inland trail. The 2D Bn. was the reserve and was supposed to follow 3D Bn.

Battle of Buna - The 32D 'Red Arrow'

Battle of Buna - The 32D 'Red Arrow'

American reconnaissance patrol into the dense jungles of New Guinea, on December 18, 1942. Lt. Philip Winson had lost one of his boots while building a raft and he made a make-shift boot out of part of a ground sheet and straps from a pack.

American reconnaissance patrol into the dense jungles of New Guinea, on December 18, 1942. Lt. Philip Winson had lost one of his boots while building a raft and he made a make-shift boot out of part of a ground sheet and straps from a pack.

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