Pacific Theater of Operations (PTO)

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Waves from the Pacific Ocean crashing on unknown shore in late 1945
"Waves of LCVPs and LCMs head for Lingayen Gulf Beach." [1944]
Wesley L. Gonzales aboard the USS Monrovia (APA-31). Likely the Pacific. Circa 1943-45. The sailor sits in front of a...
"3619 W-PH-(6). Wing from Japanese bomber shot down on the grounds of the Naval Hospital, Honolulu, Hawaii, December 7...
284.Photograph. USS Iowa.'46628 October 26, 1944 Challenge With a deafening roar, the 16' batteries of the U.S.S. Iowa...
35.Photograph. Group of native New Caledonian women. 'The gal Maizie we call her on the extreme right is our laundress...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929. "Paper chopping. At these choppers each letter is handcut from the roll and...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929. "On this machine the letters are folded to correct size for insertion into V-...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929.' "The recording operation, using the Recordak machines. These operators...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929. "At these tables, the girls first sort out all the original V-Mail letters...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929. "Here is a section of the opening and targeting operation. Targeting is...
V-mail operation in the field at APO 929.' "View of the casing section in Postal preparation. Here each V-Mail original...
"Wounded 25th Div Soldier helped to aid station." [1945]
"Wounded "F" troop, 1st Cav G.I. carried by Filipinos." [1945]
"Wounded Filipino woman and child wait for someone to escort them to safety." [1945]
"Wounded Japs [Japanese] brought past Filipino crowds by 148th Inf Reg." 5 February 1945
Wounded Marine receiving medical treatment after Iwo Jima invasion. Official caption:'"Back from the fury of Iwo Jima a...
"File No: 48556 Feb. 25, 1945 Wounded are given aid Wounded Marines are helped to an air station by Navy Medical...
"Wounded soldiers evacuated by C-46 airplane from Clark Field, Luzon." 1 February 1945
"Wounded soldiers wait to be evacuated from Intramurals fighting." [1945]
"Wounded US soldiers debark from LST (landing ship tank) hospital ship in Manila Harbor." [1945]
Refuse dump or wrecked airplane. "Tinian." Probably taken in late 1945
404.Photograph. 'File No: 46573 September 21, 1944 Saga of Bus Miller--- Wreckage lines the airstrip at Puluwat in this...
"Wreckage of 12" Jap [Japanese] gun." 1945
"Wreckage of Jap [Japanese] "Betty" bombers at Clark Field, Luzon." 30 January 1945
Wreckage on the beaches of Iwo Jima, mainly smaller landing craft. Official caption:'"Wreckage on the beaches of Iwo...
Wrecked and partially sunk ships. "Wrecked ships - Iwo Jima." Iwo Jima. 1945-46
Beached ship along coastline. "Wrecked landing craft - Iwo." Iwo Jima. 1945-46
Open air market under pitched roof in Manila; horses and carriages, kalesas, line the street near the market. From...
Young Filipino boys tend to water buffaloes. "Philippine countryside scenes." Philippines. 1944.
Young Japanese boys saluting camera as the Americans drive past a work site. From donor's notes: "The Japs [Japanese]...
Young native population from Kwajalein Atoll at dedication ceremony after successful invasion of Kwajalein Atoll. 'W-...
Young native population from Kwajalein Atoll coming to dedication ceremony after successful invasion of Kwajalein Atoll...
Young native population from Kwajalein unloaded from military truck for the dedication announcing United States control...

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