Lt Alexander Bonnyman and his assault party storming a Japanese stronghold. Bonnyman received the Medal of Honor posthumously. (Credits: NARA)

Veteran Remembering Tarawa during WWII Fights Back Tears

World War II Veteran Bob Ashburn recalls witnessing the gruesome aftermath of the Bloody Battle of Tarawa as an 18-year-old teenager.  Tarawa was such a bloody battle and an often overlooked one and I guess you guys got there probably at the tail-end a little bit but I bet you saw some of the carnage and …

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