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Tanapag Harbor - Drawing of Invasion Vessels

Tanapag Harbor - Drawing of Invasion Vessels American History Tragedies and Triumphs World War II Geography

Image of a drawing called Tanapag Harbor, Saipan, Pacific, by Hans Mangelsdorf.  This military work of art depicts the naval vessels, offshore at Saipan, which delivered the invasion forces.

After a fierce battle, the Allies secured the island.  The tide of war, by the summer of 1944, was turning against the Empire of Japan.


Media Credits

Image from the U.S. Army in World War II: Campaign in the Marianas.  Online, courtesy ibiblio at University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill).

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