Vets gather at Arlington to mark 70th anniversary of Guadalcanal
08-08-2012 12:00 AM
Seventy years after the Aug. 7, 1942, start to what would be a brutal, six-month-long battle over an island in the South Pacific, veterans of Guadalcanal gathered at Arlington National Cemetery to pay respects to their fellow Marines, Soldiers, Sailors and Coast Guardsmen.
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