Where did the battle for Guadalcanal take place, from which the US offensive began?

in Fiji
on the Solomon Islands
in the Marshall Islands
on Samoa
The Guadal­canal Cam­paign, also known as the Battle of Guadal­canal and co­de­named Op­er­a­tion Watch­tow­er was a military campaign fought between 7 August 1942 and 9 February 1943 on and around the island of Guadal­canal in the Pacific theater of World War II. It was the first major of­fen­sive by Allied forces against the Empire of Japan.

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on the Solomon Islands
in the Marshall Islands
on Samoa
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flagSwitzerland
16%
83%
0%
0%
12
flagthe Netherlands
25%
61%
5%
8%
36
flagthe United States
7%
50%
22%
17%
40
flagPoland
22%
33%
32%
11%
7435
flagUnknown
24%
31%
35%
8%
727
flagItaly
25%
31%
31%
12%
16
flagGermany
15%
29%
36%
17%
104
flagSpain
14%
28%
28%
28%
14
flagthe United Kingdom
24%
27%
34%
13%
135
flagNorway
37%
25%
25%
12%
16
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
20%
50%
30%
10
flagRepublic of Ireland
22%
16%
50%
11%
18

Gender

men33%
women27%
in Fiji
21%
23%
on the Solomon Islands
33%
27%
in the Marshall Islands
34%
34%
on Samoa
9%
14%

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