Roi Namur Art

Here are sketches done by Cpl Edward G Funk documenting the battle of Roi Namur in the Marshall Islands.

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The Invasion Fleet off Roi

Sketch of famous explosion in the 2nd Battaliion area on Roi Namur

actual photo is on the2nd Battalion page as well as personal stories of it.


The men of the 24th faced very rugged conditions as shown by the sketch below

Men of the Headquarters Company on Roi Namur (not 421 on map case)


Battle scenes from Roi Namur