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JUNGLEERS IN BATTLE, 41st Infantry Division during WWII
10/16/2012 7:00 PM
/ Cost: $10
835 NW Wall Street
A documentary of the 41st Infantry in World War II.
The 41st Infantry Division, an Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana
National Guard Infantry Division was activated for federal service on
September 16, 1940. After the attack at Pearl Harbor, they were sent for
coastline duty along the Oregon/Washington coastline. They were the
first American division to arrive on Australian soil after the Japanese
had attacked at Darwin, and fought through New Guinea, the Philippines
and onto occupation duty in the Hiroshima District in Japan. Hear their
stories, find out why the Japanese attacked the United States and hear
the veteran's reactions to the dropping of the atomic bombs and their
interactions with the Japanese during occupation duty.
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