The Gunners: an intimate record of units of the 3rd New Zealand Divisional Artillery in the Pacific from 1940 until 1945
[Map indicating Allied counter offensive, August 1942]
This map indicates the tactical position in the Pacific in August 1942 when the Allied counter offensive was beginning. Principal bases and shipping and air lines ore shown by black triangles and the long arrows, Enemy bases are represented by white triangles. The darker mass indicates the extreme depth of Japanese penetration in the Pacific. In August 1942 the Third Division was returning from Fiji for reorganization.