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The Marine Corps Fights in the Pacific

TitleAuthorEditionSummary
Wake IslandAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 2, June 1942Wake Island, WWII
The Marine BaseExcerpt from Remember Pearl Harbor by Blake ClarkMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 2, June 1942Pearl Harbor, WWII
Solomons Action Develops into Battle for South PacificHanson W. BaldwinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 4, November 1942Guadalcanal, WWII
Guadalcanal Attack RepulsedRobert MillerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 4, November 1942Guadalcanal, WWII
Marine Fliers Shoot Down 21 Japanese Planes in SolomonsSgt James W. HurlbutMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 4, November 1942Guadalcanal/Solomons, WWII
Marine Patrol in Solomons Inflicts Heavy Losses on JapaneseSgt James W. HurlbutMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 4, November 1942Guadalcanal, WWII
A Week on GuadalcanalSgt James W. HurlbutMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 4, November 1942Guadalcanal, WWII
Air Battle Over Guadalcanal 20 Zeros Shot DownSgt E.J. BurmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 26, No 4, November 1942Guadalcanal, WWII
Tenaru FrontRichard TregaskisMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 1, March/April 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
He Shared a Ditch With JapsAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 1, March/AprilGuadalcanal, WWII
A Day at Wake IslandLtCl Walter L.J. BaylerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 3, July 1943Wake Island, WWII
Lessons of GuadalcanalCapt Gerald H. SheaMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 4, August 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
The Capture of EnogaiAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 5, September 1943Enogai, New Georgia, WWII
Battle of the TenaruBGen Clifton B. CatesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 6, October 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
Marine, You Die!Lt Edward Lincoln SmithMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 6, October 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
Marine Artillery in GuadalcanalBGen Pedro del ValleMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 7, November 1943 (Continues to Vol 28, No 1, January 1944 and Vol 28, No 2, February 1944)Guadalcanal, WWII
Bloody RidgeBGen Clifton B. CatesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 7, November 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
The Capture of MundaCapt Charlse MathieuMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 7, November 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
Lessons Learned at GuadalcanalBGen Clifton B. CatesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 8, December 1943Guadalcanal, WWII
The Marines in China and the PhilippinesJoel D. ThackerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 27, No 8, December 1943China/Philippines pre 1943, WWII
The Attack on TarawaAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 21, No 1, January 1944Tarawa, WWII
The Landing on BougainvilleLt Jack De ChantMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 1, January 1944Bougainville, WWII
Pearl HarborSgt Roger M. EmmonsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 2, February 1944Pearl Harbor, WWII
Back to MakinCapt Garrett GrahamMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 2, February 1944Makin, WWII
Throw Away the Book?Capt William H. Whyte, JrMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 3, March 1944Guadalcanal, WWII
Action at EnogaiLtCol Samuel B. GriffithMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 3, March 1944Enogai, WWII
Mission: To Raise HellCapt Richard G. HublerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 3, March 1944Choiseul Island, Solomons, WWII
Artillery-Infantry CoordinationSgt Theodore C. LinkMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 3, March 1944Bougainville, WWII
The Cape Gloucester CampaignCapt Frank O. HoughMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 4, April 1944Cape Glouchester, WWII
The Third Marines at BougainvilleAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 5, May 1944Bougainville, WWII
The Taking of EniwetokCapt Philips D. CarletonMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 5, May 1944Eniwetok, WWII
This Was TarawaCol Clyde H. MetcalfMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 5, May 1944Tarawa, WWII
The Battle of Piva ForksMaj Donald M. SchmuckMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 6, June 1944Piva Forks, Bougainville, WWII
A Four Day PatrolSgt Fracis C. PettusMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 6, June 1944Guadalcanal, WWII
Saipan and Pacific StrategyPaul SchubertMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 8, August 1944Saipan, WWII
Guadalcanal to NormandyCapt H.L. MerillatMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 8, August 1944Guadalcanal, WWII
Marine Tanks at EniwetokRichard WilcoxMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 8, August 1944Eniwetok, WWII
Are You With Me? Wm H. ChickeringMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 8, August 1944Bougainville, WWII
Cape Gloucester EngineersSgt Donald A. Hallman, SrMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 9, September 1944Cape Gloucester, WWII
Battalion on SaipanRobert SherrodMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 10, October 1944Saipan, WWII
Notes from GuamRobert MartinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 10, October 1944Guam, WWII
Saipan Tank BattleMaj James A. DonovanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 10, October 1944Saipan WWII
Tanks on GuamThe TankmenMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 10, October 1944Guam, WWII
Cannon, Mud, and JapsLt Col R. B. LuckeyMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 10, October 1944Cape Gloucester, WWII
Bougainville PatrolW.O. Charles RevelsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 10, October 1944Bougainville, WWII
Artillery at TarawaLtCol P.M. Rixey and Maj Wendell H. BestMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 11, November 1944Tarawa, WWII
Battle for PeleliuMaj D.M. SchmuckMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 12, December 1944Peleliu, WWII
Massed Fires on Island of GuamBGen P.A. del ValleMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 28, No 12, December 1944Guam, WWII
The Fourth Division at TinianCapt John W. Thomason IIIMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 1, January 1945Tinian, Marianas, WWII
Observations on SaipanLtCol B.A. HochmuthMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 1, January 1945Saipan, WWII
Point SecuredCapt George P. HuntMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 21, No 1, January 1945Peleliu, WWII
‘Infantillery’ on PeleliuLtCol R.A. EvansMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 1, January 1945Peleliu, WWII
Advance on Orote PeninsulaMaj Anthony WalkerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 2, February 1945Guam, WWII
Marine Aviation at PeleliuCapt Donald A. StaufferMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 2, February 1945Peleliu, WWII
The Handling of Supplies at GuamCapt Edwin H. KleinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 2, February 1945Guam, WWII
Attack on Guam1stLt Millard KaufmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 4, April 1945Guam, WWII
First Six Days on Iwo JimaAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 5, May 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
Artillery on IwoSgt Allen SommersMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 5, May 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
Tanks on IwoMaj John L. FrothinghamMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 5, May 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
Air Support on IwoB.W. von WettbergMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 5, May 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
Coordinating Communications at GuamLtCol A.J. KellerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 5, May 1945Guam, WWII
The Battle for Banzai Ridge1stLt Anthony A. FrancesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 6, July 1945Guam, WWII
To Yontan and Beyond1stLt Alan ShilinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 7, July 1945Okinawa, WWII
Dark Horse on IwoMaj R.D. Heinl Jr.Marine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 8, August 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
The Battle for Motobu PeninsulaMajGen Lemuel C. ShepherdMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 8, August 1945Okinawa, WWII
Old Glory on ShuriMajGen Pedro A. del ValleMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 8, August 1945Okinawa, WWII
Up the Rock on Iwo the Hard WayLtCol Robert Hugh WilliamsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 8, August 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
6thMarDiv in Southern Okinawa1stLt Alan I. ShilinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 9, September 1945Okinawa, WWII
Battle of the Wana DrawCol A.T. MasonMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 10, October 1945Okinawa, WWII
Southward from ShuriMajGen Pedro A. del ValleMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 10, October 1945Okinawa, WWII
Jap Tactics on OkinawaLtCol Thomas E. WilliamsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 10, October 1945Okinawa, WWII
Engineers on Iwo1stLt Walker Y. BrooksMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 10, October 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
Battalion on IwoCapt Arthur N. HillMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 11, November 1945Iwo Jima, WWII
Tank-Artillery on OkinawaMaj L.A. Tomlinson, Jr.Marine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 11, November 1945Okinawa, WWII
School Solutions on MotobuMaj Orville V. BergenMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 29, No 12, December 1945Okinawa, WWII
Dieppe and TarawaBill LoweMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 2, February 1946Tarawa, WWII
Action Report: Bataan1stLt William F. HogaboomMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 4, April 1946Philippines, WWII
The Taking of MT. TAPOTCHAUCapt James R. StockmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 7, July 1946Saipan, WWII
The Decisive Battle of the Pacific WarWalmer Elton StropeMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 7, July 1946Guadalcanal, WWII
Night Operations On OkinawaCapt James R. StockmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 9, September 1946Okinawa, WWII
The Closer the BetterLtCol Lewis W. WaltMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 9, September 1946Peleliu, WWII
The Marines in the Pacific War: Chapter 2, Operation PestilenceFletcher PrattMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 10, October 1946Operation Pestilence (Guadalcanal), WWII
The Fourth Marines at CorregidorHanson W. BaldwinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 30, No 11, November 1946 (Continues on Vol 30, No 12, December 1946, Vol 31, No 1, January 1947, Vol 31, No 2, February 1947)Corregidor, WWII
The Night on the CLIFFCapt Carl W. HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 31, No 2, February 1947Tinian, WWII
The Fight at FonteLtCol Robert E. CushmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 31, No 4, April  1947Guam, WWII
The Taking of Jichaku PlateauLtCol James C. MurrayMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 31, No 9, September 1947Okinawa, WWII
Devil Birds: The Battle for OkinawaCapt John DeChantMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 31, No 10, October 1947Okinawa, WWII
End Run in the SolomonsLtCol Alpha L. BowserMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 31, No 11, November 1945Solomons/Bougainville, WWII
Tarawa BombardmentMSgt Roger M. EmmonsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 32, No 3, March 1948Tarawa, WWII
Naval Gunfire at Roi-NamurComdr I.E. McMillianMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 32, No 7, July 1948Kwajalein, WWII
Naval Gunfire at GuamComdr I. E. McMillianMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 32, No 9, September 1948Guam WWII
The Japanese Guessed Wrong At New GeorgiaComdr James C. ShawMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 33, No 12, December 1949New Georgia, WWII
Narrative of Iwo JimaMSgt Roger M. EmmonsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 34, No 6, June 1950Iwo Jima, WWII
Naval Battalion At MarivelesLtCol William F. PrickettMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 34, No 6, June 1950Bataan, WWII
Okinawa: Victory at the ThresholdHanson W. BaldwinMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 34, No 12, December 1950 (Continues Vol 35, No 1, January 1951)Okinawa, WWII
Fire MissionCapt N.R.K StanfordMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 35, No 1, January 1951Peleliu, WWII 
 Cibik Ridge-Prelude To VictoryMaj Harry W. EdwardsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 35, No 3, March 1951Bougainville, WWII
 Japanese Defense of IWO JIMAY HorieMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 36, No 2, February 1952Iwo Jima, WWII
 LEFT FLANK AT IWOMaj Fred E. HaynesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 37, No 3, March 1953Iwo Jima, WWII
 THE LAST DAYS OF GENERAL KURIBAYASHIYoshitaka HorieMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 39, No 2, February 1955Iwo Jima, WWII
 THE JAPANESE SEIZURE OF GUAMThomas WildsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 39, No 7, June 1955Guam, WWII
THE JAPANESE ARMY IN THE PACIFIC WAR: GUADALCANALSaburo Hayashi and Alvin CooxMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 42, No 11, November 1958Guadalcanal, WWII
MARINES AT MIDWAY…Capt Thomas M. D’AndreaMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 48, No 11, November 1964Midway, WWII
 … THE LESSONMaj C. G. DunnaganMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 49, No 2, February 1965Iwo Jima, WWII
CORREGIDORCol J. W. KeeneMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 49, No 11, November 1965Corregidor, WWII
Guadalcanal RevisitedMaj Christopher DonnerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 51, No 8, August 1967Guadalcanal, WWII
Third Day on Red BeachEric Hammel and John LaneMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 54, No 11, November 1970Tarawa, WWII
Tarawa: The Second DayRobert SherrodMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 57, No 11, November 1973Tarawa, WWII
I Fought at Iwo–TwiceAllen M. BarrettMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 63, No 2, February 1979Iwo Jima, WWII
 Peleliu: A Neglected Battle Part IEugene SledgeMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 63, No 11, Nov 1979 (Part II Vol 63, No 12, December 1979, Part III Vol 54, No 1, January 1980)Peleliu, WWII
The Makin RaidMGen Oscar PeatrossMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 36, No 11, November 1979Makin, WWII
Tarawa Lest We ForgetLtCol Richard BrownMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 64, No 11, November 1980Tarawa, WWII
Reconnaissance at Tarawa AtollJ. Frederick HaleyMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 64, No 11, November 1980Tarawa, WWII
Guadalcanal 1st Battle of MatanikauEric HammelMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 66, No 8, August 1982Guadalcanal, WWII
1st Battalion, 8th Marines Lands at TarawaEric Hammel and John LaneMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 67, No 11, November 1983Tarawa, WWII
Maneuver Warfare at Tinian 1944Maj R.J. BrownMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 68, No7, July 1984Tinian, WWII
The Ghosts of IwoRussell WertsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 69, No 2, February 1985Iwo Jima, WWII
Night Attack on Kunishi RidgeJoe Douglas DoddMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 69, No 4, April 1985Okinawa WWII
Tarawa That Stinking Little IslandLtGen Willam JonesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 71, No 11, November 1987Tarawa WWII
The Battle of Saipan-TinianLtGen William K JonesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 72, No 6, June 1988Saipan WWII
The Battle of Guadalcanal: A 50-Year RetrospectiveCol Peter ArmstrongMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 76, No 8, August 1992Guadalcanal, WWII
Tarawa: The Ultimate Opposed LandingCol Joseph AlexanderMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 77, No 11, November 1993Tarawa, WWII
The Legacy and Lessons of TarawaMaj Jon HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 77, No 11, November 1993Tarawa, WWII
The Central and Northern SolomonsMaj Jon HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No2, February 1994Solomons, WWII
Marion Carl and the assault up the SolomonsMajGen Marion CarlMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No2, February 1994Solomons, WWII
Executing FORAGER: D-Day at SaipanKevin DugganMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No7, Vol 78, No 7, July 1994Saipan, WWII
Paladins at war: The battle for Saipan, June 1944Maj Charles NeimeyerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No7, Vol 78, No 7, July 1994Saipan, WWII
Guam 1944LtGen Louis MetzgerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No7 (Continues on Vol 78, No 7, July 1994)Guam, WWII
The legacy and lessons of PeleliuMaj Jon HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No 9, September 1994Peleliu, WWII
 Peleliu: The forgotten battleMaj Henry DoniganMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 78, No 9, September 1994Peleliu, WWII
Operation Detachment: The Corp’s supreme test at Iwo JimaMaj Michael HowardMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 79, No 2, February 1995Iwo Jima, WWII
Combat leadership at Iwo JimaCol Joseph AlexanderMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 79, No 2, February 1995Iwo Jima, WWII
The legacy and lessons of Iwo JimaMaj Jon HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 79, No 2, February 1995Iwo Jima, WWII
The legacy and lessons of OkinawaMaj Jon HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 79, No 4, April 1995Okinawa, WWII
On to OkinawaRobert SherrodMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 79, No 4, April 1995Okinawa, WWII
OkinawaLtGen Louis MetzgerMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 79, No 4, April 1995Okinawa, WWII
Wake IslandCol James WensyelMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 80, No 12, December 1996Wake Island, WWII
Bataan: Failed Japanese amphibious envelopmentLtCol Martin StantonMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 81, No 3, March 1997Bataan, WWII
With Marine engineers on OkinawaCol Robert MayoMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 81, No 4, April 1997Okinawa, WWII
Crucial battle ignoredWilliam BartshMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 81, No 9, September 1997Guadalcanal, WWII
 Legacy and lessons: The New Britain campaignJon HoffmanMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 82, No 2, February 1998New Britain, WWII
Then: Lessons learned at Guadalcanal / NowClifton CatesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 86, No 8, August 2002Guadalcanal, WWII
Engineers on Iwo: Then…nowWalker BrooksMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 87, No 2, February 2003Iwo Jima, WWII
Iwo Jima on D+1George DikeMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 87, No 2, Feb 2003Iwo Jima, WWII
Night patrol on Iwo JimaDave SeveranceMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 87, No 3, March 2003Iwo Jima, WWII
The battle of Fonte Hill, Guam, 25-26 July 1944Mark KiehleMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 87, No 7, July 2003Guam, WWII
Carlson’s raiders on makin, 17-18 August 1942Brian QuirkMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 87, No 8, August 2003Makin Raid, WWII
HELL WOULDN’T STOPKeith KopetsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 87, No 12, Dec 2003Wake Island, WWII
Flags Over Mount SuribachiNorman HatchMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 88, No 2, February 2004Iwo Jima, WWII
With the 1st Marine Division on Peleliu: The First DayRichard WatkinsMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 88, No 8, August 2004Peleliu, WWII
Battle of Bloody RidgeJohn SweeneyMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 88, No 9, September 2004Guadalcanal, WWII
A Veteran’s Memories From the Sulphur Sands of Iwo JimaFiorenzo LopardoMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 89, No2, February 2005Iwo Jima, WWII
Heroes of Iwo JimaAlice ClarkMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 90, No 3, March 2006Iwo Jima, WWII
Sparks on SuribachiRaymond JacobMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 90, No 5, May 2006Iwo Jima, WWII
The Makin RaidKenneth McCulloughMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 90, No 8, August 2006Makin Raid, WWII
Jungle AttackRonald Van StockumMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 92, No 11, November 2008Bougainville, WWII
How One Squad Fared on Iwo JimaWilliam McConnellMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 93, No 2, February 2009Iwo Jima, WWII
Confederates at Shuri CastleJoseph HainesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 93, No 11, November 2009Okinawa, WWII
Reflections of Iwo JimaChristian FitzpatrickMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 94, No 11, November 2010Iwo Jima, WWII
A Week on GuadalcanalJames HurlbutMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 100, No 3, March 2016Guadalcanal, WWII
Devereux of WakeRalph BatesMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 103, No 5, May 2019Wake Island, WWII
Our Flag’s UnfurledAnonymousMarine Corps Gazette, Vol 104, No 2, Feb 2020Iwo Jima, WWII