Flamethrower smoke rises above the top of an enemy bombproof
shelter on Betio as Marines,
led by 1st Lt. Bonnyman, advance up its slopes. (USMC 63458)
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Pardon our Dust! Reconstruction Underway
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The Journal of 20-23 November 1943
Coming Sooner or Later
Bones of My Grandfather' tells the remarkable life story of Alexander Bonnyman, Jr., killed at Tarawa and posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor, and is the first complete account of the recovery of his remains by History Flight in 2015. Written by his grandson Clay Bonnyman Evans, who was present when his grandfather was found.
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