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Cyril J. O'Brien

World War II -- A Field Paved with Bodies in Guam


In World War II, Sergeant Cy O'Brien is a combat correspondent for the Marines. He lands with the third assault wave on Guam and covers fighting on Iwo Jima. O'Brien's stories are made available to news organizations, sometimes, for security reasons, with the dateline "Somewhere in the Pacific."