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Three black and white photos of the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea.

The first and third photos show interspersed residential tents and service huts, the later of which were largely constructed out of whatever material could be found.

The…

One black and white photo of the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea. A residential tent and several other structures occupy the foreground with the Finisterre Range visible in the background.

One black and white photo of a native New Guinean cutting Kuni grass at the American camp at Nadzab, New Guinea. An operations tent and other structures are visible in the background.

This photo appears in the photo collections of many different…

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor with a 50-caliber machine gun at Nadzab, New Guinea.

One black and white photo of Robert Leonard posing in front a residential tent at Nadzab, New Guinea.

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor's residential tent at Owi Island, NEI. In many cases, tents were built directly on the sand, without planks or platforms.

One black and white photo of a row of native huts on Owi Island, NEI. Similar structures, most comprised of bound branches and thatched roofs, were common all over the island.

One black and white photo of the view from Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor's tent near the beach at Owi Island, NEI.

Although the hand written caption on the back of the photo (also viewable) reads, "Beach in front of our tent Owi Isld NEI 1943," the photo…

One black and white photo of Sgt. Gordon F. Bavor posing in front of his residential tent.

The location of the photo is unknown.

One black and white photo of an unidentified American sitting in an auxillery gas tank boat named "Spirit of Texas." Taken from the beach looking inland, the photo shows a row of residential tents in the background, demonstrating the proximity of the…