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Road to Kokumbona

By 1915- artist. Howard Brodie

Abstract

Sketch shows American soldiers in a jeep, seen from the rear, as they travel down the road to Kokumbona on Guadalcanal island, past abandoned Japanese field pieces during the World War II Battle of Guadalcanal.Inscribed right margin: Chin straps nobody buckles 'em.Gift, Sgt. Howard J. Brodie, 1944; (DLC/PP-1944:114)

Topics: Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943., World War, 1939-1945--Military personnel., Jeep automobiles--1940-1950., Soldiers--American--Solomon Islands--Guadalcanal--1940-1950.
Year: 1942
OAI identifier: oai:lcoa1.loc.gov:loc.pnp/ppmsca.22729
Provided by: American Memory
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