Colorado, "C" Company, 3rd platoon
"C" Company 1st Corps Medium Tank Battalion
Colorado supports F/3/8 on Red Beach 3, according to Hammel. Notice Burns-Phillips pier in the background.
1st Lt. Louis R. Largey took command of Colorado after Cannonball was disabled. Colorado took an active part in reducing many Jap strongpoints on Tarawa and survived the fighting.
|Tank Commander:||John Marn|
|Driver:||Harold Mc Norton|
|Asst. Driver:||Bob Fisher|
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