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The Pacific: Basilone / Season: 1 / Episode: 2 (2010)

The Pacific: Basilone / Season: 1 / Episode: 2 (2010) (Television Episode)
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The Pacific

Basilone (Television Episode)

Season: 1
Episode: 2

March 21, 2010
 
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John Basilone and the 7th Marines land on Guadalcanal to bolster the defenses around Henderson Field. Basilone, attempting to relocate his machine gun to a better position, bare-handedly cradles the hot barrel while in action, severely burning his arms, and continues fighting.