Telephone Lines on Bougainville
"Palm Trees for Telephone Poles "
Bell Telephone System Advertisement: " This is a war of communications"
U.S. Marines on Bouganville use palm trees for telephone as they string communications lines. Two stand guard with carbine and sub-machine, as protection against snipers.Note: Bougainville Island is geographically part of the Solomon Islands archipelago (source: Wikipedia)
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