Remains of 36 unidentified Marines from WWII battle return

Posted: July 27, 2015 in Uncategorized

Remains of 36 unidentified Marines from WWII battle return

AP via Yahoo News ^ | 7/27/15

Posted on 7/27/2015, 8:55:13 AM by Kartographer

The military and a private organization have brought home the remains of 36 Marines killed in one of World War II’s bloodiest battles.

A group called History Flight recovered the remains from the remote Pacific atoll of Tarawa, the U.S. Marine Corps said. A ceremony was held Sunday in Pearl Harbor to mark their return.

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