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Bulloch Boys continue tour of duty in Pacific Theater
Bulloch History
pacific theater troops
While being loaded onto “Peeps” (2-ton trucks), Japanese mortar shells hit one of the trucks, killing six and wounding 11 more men. Other trucks quickly came under fire, and there were more casualties. It turned out there was a major battle going on over the Mokmer Air Strip.
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