The Battle of Guam

Guam 1944

By LtGen Louis Metzger

After 4 months on Guadalcanal to recover from the Kwajalein operation, we were once again committed to combat. This time it was to be Guam in the Marianas. The war had moved forward with successful attacks in both the Central and Southwest Pacific theaters. Now came time to crack the next layer of protection of Dai Nipponthe Japanese homeland. Read the full article.