Battle of Tarawa. Nov 22, 1943.
Offensive Battle in the South Pacific.
Search and recovery of missing American soldiers on Betio Island (Tarawa).
A Scott Foundation board member and project manager, Paul Schwimmer, seen here at one of the dig sites.
C.J. Digle & Paul Schwimmer
Paul Schwimmer with C.J. Digle, WWII survivor of the Battle of Tarawa.
Active excavation at one of the dig sites.
View of a Sherman tank destroyed during the Battle of Tarawa.
Scene of the repatriation ceremony of recovered US MIA personnel from the Battle of Tarawa.