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World War II: 70 photos of the Pacific Theater

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Sparked by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, the Pacific Ocean theater of World War II saw a bitter confrontation between the Allied forces – led by the U.S. – and Japan. Take a look at some powerful photographs from the period which lasted until the end of the war in September 1945.

(Pictured) A U.S. bomber drops explosives over Burma in 1945.

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