Episode Info

The 1st Marine Division fight the Japanese---and the jungle conditions---at Cape Gloucester on the island of New Britain in December 1943. In May 1944, the Marines recuperate on Pavuvu, but a prostrate Leckie is sent to a naval hospital on Banika for psychiatric observation. Meanwhile, Eugene Sledge trains as a mortarman at Camp Elliott in California.


James Badge Dale
as Robert Leckie
Jon Seda
as John Basilone
Joseph Mazzello
as Eugene B. Sledge
Ashton Holmes
as Sid Phillips
Tom Budge
as Ronnie Gibson
Josh Helman
as Lew 'Chuckler' Juergens
Keith Nobbs
as Wilbur 'Runner' Conley
Jacob Pitts
as Bill 'Hoosier' Smith
Nathan Corddry
as Pvt. 'Loudmouth'
Matt Craven
as Dr. Grant
Toby Leonard Moore
as 2nd Lt. Stone
Craig Ball
as Cpl. Ruddiger
Simon Bossell
as Corpsman Stern
Laurence Breuls
as 1st Lt. Larkin
Grant Cartwright
as Capt. Midnight
Andrew Lees
as Pvt. Oswalt
Nathan Lovejoy
as Sgt. Crease
Rohan Nichol
as 2nd Lt. Lebec
Bill Young
as Lt. Col. McMaster
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Gloucester/Pavavu/Banika Photos