Mount Austen

Some articles on mount austen:

Battle Of Mount Austen, The Galloping Horse, And The Sea Horse - Battles of The Galloping Horse, The Sea Horse, and Second Mount Austen - Second Mount Austen
... On 22 January, the Americans were able to move a light tank up their supply trail to Mount Austen ... Gifu between 9 and 23 January, bringing the total number of Americans killed taking Mount Austen to 175 ... bodies of 431 Japanese in the remains of the Gifu's fortifications and 87 elsewhere around Mount Austen ...
Carlson's Patrol - Patrol - New Mission
... patrolled across the Lunga River and bivouacked in the Mount Austen area, southwest of the Lunga perimeter ... Companies A, B, and F headed west towards Mount Austen ...
Guadalcanal Campaign - Battle of Mount Austen, The Galloping Horse, and The Sea Horse
... the offensive on January 10, reattacking the Japanese on Mount Austen as well as on two nearby ridges called the Seahorse and the Galloping Horse ...

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