Fighter Strip on Engebi Island Photograph

An aerial view of the fighter strip on Engebi Island, Eniwetok Atoll.  Following the capture of the island, Seabees extended and improved the old Japanese airstrip.  VMB-613 did not use Engebi as a forward operating base, although an number of administrative flights were made to the island.

Photograph: U. S. Marine Corps

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