Wake Island Pictures - Traveler Photos of Wake Island, South Pacific
Wake Island photos: Check out Tripadvisor members' 78 candid images and videos of landmarks, hotels, and attractions in Wake Island.
Wake Island Photos - Featured Images of Wake Island, South Pacific
Wake Island pictures: Check out Tripadvisor members' 78 candid photos and videos of landmarks, hotels, and attractions in Wake Island.
Wake Island Raid, 24 February 1942. Douglas TBD-1 Torpedo Bomber from USS Enterprise (CV 6) files over Wake during the raid. Note fires on the island in the bottom center. National Archives photograph, 80-CF-1071-1.
Rare tour to Wake Island
For those not in the US military, it has been virtually impossible to visit Wake Island, “the Alamo of the Pacific.” After several failed attempts, I had almost given up. Finally, permission was granted to Valor Tours along with Military Historical Tours to take a group of 141 to that most difficult destination...
World War II: The Pacific Islands
Columns of troop-packed LCIs (Landing Craft, Infantry) trail in the wake of a Coast Guard-manned LST (Landing Ship, Tank) en route to the invasion of Cape Sansapor, New Guinea in 1944.
Wake Island Raid, 24 February 1942. Crewman readies rear-cockpit .30 Cal MG. Mount on a Douglas SBD-3 Dauntless prior to the launching of air strikes against Wake. View taken on board USS Enterprise (CV 6). National Archives photograph, 80-G-66279.