That’s what the enemy is to you, huh? A fucking buck toothed cartoon dreamed up by some asshole on Madison Avenue to sell soap. Well, let me tell you something, the Jap I know, the Japanese soldier, he has been at war since you were in fucking diapers. He’s a combat veteran, an expert with his weapon; he can live off maggoty rice and muddy water for weeks and endure misery you could never dream up in your worst nightmare. The Japanese soldier doesn’t care if he gets hurt or killed; as long as he kills you. You can call them whatever you want but never ever fail to respect their desire to put you and your buddies into an early grave.
Gunnery Sgt. John Basilone on the standard japanese soldier
Time-Lapse on the Imperial Japanese Navy losses in World War 2. Notice
how soon 1943/44 is reached, but how many ships are still lost, this in
stark contrast to the US Navy losses. Yes, there will be a video
that will show both sides side by side, but I am still not entirely sure
how to do it the best way, because it is a challenge on multiple
Military police Intervention in Vladivostok, Summer 1918 In the front row - an officer and member of Czechoslovak Corps, in the second - US Marines, above - Japanese sailors and a few British sailors. (From the collection of A. Deryabin)