Behind the Picture: Saving a Wounded Child, Saipan, 1944

Wounded Japanese child and American pilot, Saipan, 1944.
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Peter Stackpole—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images

In 1944, LIFE photographer Peter Stackpole was in the Pacific, covering the ugly, protracted Battle of Saipan. He also helped save a wounded child's life. Read More

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