USS Bountiful Ship, September 29, 1944

 USS Bountiful with Marine casualties from Palau on board, arriving at Point Cruz, Guadalcanal, 29 September 1944. Red Cross workers wait on the dock. US National Archives photo

USS Bountiful with Marine casualties from Palau on board, arriving at Point Cruz, Guadalcanal, 29 September 1944. Red Cross workers wait on the dock.
US National Archives photo

Duke was soon to emerge from this ship as it docked in Guadalcanal. He was to spend the next several weeks there recuperating.

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