U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific
In Any Clime and Place
Photo By: Cpl. Tyler L. Main
Louis E. Gore, an 88-year-old Pearl Harbor, Peleliu, Guadalcanal and Vietnam survivor, rests in the shade after the 70th Annual Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7. Gore served aboard the USS Phoenix during the attack on Pearl Harbor, and with 1st Battalion, 7th Marines during the Pacific Campaign of World War II. Gore was once thrown by the concussion of enemy naval fire causing him to lose his two front teeth during the battle of Guadalcanal.
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