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Lot # 1098: 1944 "Wounded Soldier on the Solomon's", Dramatic Photo of Pacific Invasion

Category: Military/Political

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 4 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Summer Premier Auction 2019",
which ran from 7/14/2019 11:30 PM to
8/3/2019 8:00 PM

1944 Dramatic photograph of a soldier wounded during the invasion of the Solomon Islands in the pacific during WWII. Identified on the back as being from the island of Bougainville which was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the year, it shows pvt. Homer Connell of Columbia, Georgia being struck by enemy fire. An intense piece of war photography that displays well with a chip on the lower left corner.

Size: 8x9.75
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 2.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 7.5/10

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