Photos » Buariki island, northernmost of Tarawa Atoll, where 2nd Bn., 6th Marines (Leon Uris’ “Battle Cry” outfit) fought final Tarawa battle. 2008/09.

Buariki island, northernmost of Tarawa Atoll, where 2nd Bn., 6th Marines (Leon Uris' "Battle Cry" outfit) fought final Tarawa battle. 2008/09.

Buariki island, northernmost of Tarawa Atoll, where 2nd Bn., 6th Marines (Leon Uris’ “Battle Cry” outfit) fought final Tarawa battle. 2008/09.