Double Victory: Minorities and Women During World War II
Teaser Image

Soldier at the battle of Makin



American soldier on Makin Atoll in the Gilbert Islands. The Gilbert Islands were the first chain of islands seized by U.S. forces as they advanced toward Japan across the South Pacific, moving from one island chain to the next and setting up naval and air bases to support their attacks.

[Library of Congress]

 

©2011 ABC-CLIO. All rights reserved.

  About the Author/Editor
  Introduction
  Essays
  A
  B
  C
  D
  E
  F
  G
  H
  I
  J
  K
  L
  M
  N
  O
  P
  Q
  R
  S
  T
  U
  V
  W
  X
  Y
  Z
  Documents Prior to 1938
  1939 Documents
  1940 Documents
  1941 Documents
  1942 Documents
  1943 Documents
  1944 Documents
  1945 Documents
  Images
ABC-cLIO Footer