The first to take-off of the U.S.S. Hornet on April 18, 1942, is the last to land.
Bringing Home the Lost Marines of Tarawa
In November 1943, 18,000 U.S. Marines stormed the Pacific island of Tarawa. It took the Marines three days to take the island. But the struggle to bring the fallen soldiers home has lasted 70 years. Chip Reid reports.