Battle of Okinawa

Today's picture shows a view from the Battle for Okinawa. Some of the most intense fighting of World War II occurred on Okinawa. This picture shows two soldiers, the one of the left with a Thompson Machine Gun, or Tommy Gun, and the one of the right wi...



Today's picture shows a view from the Battle for Okinawa. Some of the most intense fighting of World War II occurred on Okinawa. This picture shows two soldiers, the one of the left with a Thompson Machine Gun, or Tommy Gun, and the one of the right with a Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR). The picture was taken in 1945.