Guadalcanal - America (and Browning) goes on the offensive.
From the American perspective, Guadalcanal was a resounding victory, and the lessons learned there would provide a template for dozens of successful amphibious landings throughout the western Pacific in the months and years ahead.
And it would be the numerous military arms designed by John M. Browning that Americans would depend on in every campaign throughout WWII and beyond.
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