Map of the Cartwheel area of operations.
Another map of the Cartwheel area of operations.
Map of Cartwheel operations.
Map of Japanese-occupied Rabaul during World War II.
Organizational chart for Allied forces assigned to Operation Cartwheel.
Organizational chart for Japanese forces in the South Pacific in June, 1943.
Japanese Admiral Junichi Kusaka.
Japanese General Hitoshi Imamura.
Japanese Lieutenant General Hatazo Adachi.
Airstrip at Kokoda, New Guinea, July, 1942.
Dobodura airstrip, New Guinea, February, 1943.
Men clear area for airfield on Kiriwina, South Pacific, by hand in July, 1943.
Henderson Field on Guadalcanal in August, 1944.
Japanese aircraft in revetments at one of the airfields near Rabaul in 1943.
Allied bombers drop parachute fragmentation bombs on Simpson Harbor at Rabaul on November 2, 1943.
A Japanese transport ship sinks in Simpson Harbor at Rabaul due to Allied air attacks on November 2, 1943.
A Japanese transport ship appears to take a direct hit during Allied air attacks on Simpson Harbor at Rabaul on November 2, 1943.
Phosphorous bombs explode over a Japanese airfield at Rabaul during Allied air attacks on November 2, 1943.
Aircraft of the USAAF 3rd Bomb Group attack Japanese ships in Simpson Harbor, 2 November 1943.