The Type 99 Light Machine Gun used by the Japanese troops in the game is incorrectly named as Bren. The Bren Gun was a similar looking light machine gun used by the British army during the Second World War. Interestingly the Bren can be seen in the game Medal of Honor Spearhead, in which it is mistakenly named as Vickers, which was the name of another World War Two era machine gun. See more
Three Week wonders; that's what we called the new guys. That's all the training they got and it wasn't enough. They usually didn't last very long. No matter how much training you got or how strong you are, when you strap up and step on a battlefield for the first time, it changes you forever. Tarawa was just another strip of sand out in the middle of nowhere, but for many of us it would be the last thing we ever saw.