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Milton “Punny” Dambacher: 5th Marine Amphibious Corps

Milton “Punny” Dambacher: 5th Marine Amphibious Corps

The war? It’s just hard to fathom the whole goddamn thing happened. I’ve always wanted to leave it all in the last foxhole. Why anyone would want to have it in their mind and talk about it I can’t imagine.

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Combat Zone: The ‘Hell on Earth’ That Was Iwo Jima

Combat Zone: The ‘Hell on Earth’ That Was Iwo Jima

On a wind-whipped morning in February 1945, 24-year-old Marine Sgt. Harry Roberson hunkered in a half-track churning across a black-sand beach at the base of Mt. Suribachi, his pulse racing. He and fellow soldiers in the 3rd Marine Division had

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