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Gilbert Jensen | D Company, 1st Battalion, 6th Regiment, 2nd Division - Marines

3:48   |   In the daytime, it was Japanese artillery. At night, they brought their naval guns to bear on the Marines in the jungle. If that wasn't bad enough, Gilbert Jensen couldn't cross a river without checking for their hygiene conscious troops, who would bathe anytime they got near a body of water.

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