Vol. 2 No. 17 … The Story of an Infantry Battle in New Georgia …….. Cover : Veteran of Munda And Guadalcanal ….. SGT. Archie McLean of Rhodes, Mich., looks like a man who has been to the wars. And he has. Already a veteran of the fighting on Guadalcanal, he fought the Jap again in New Georgia. In the battle near Munda, described by YANK’s Sgt. Mack Morriss (beginning on page 3), McLean’s squad of riflemen had the job of protecting machine-gun crews.