|Object type||Black & white, Landscape|
|Physical description||Black & white, Landscape|
|Date made||26 July 1945|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Balikpapan, Borneo. 26 July 1945. Five inch duel purpose guns which were manned by Japanese to ...
Balikpapan, Borneo. 26 July 1945. Five inch duel purpose guns which were manned by Japanese to cover the beachhead during the landing of the 7th Division. So heavy was the Allied bombardment that the Japanese left their guns in order to seek cover. Note the shells stacked and some standing (right).