Category - Battle of the Philippine Sea

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The Battle of the Philippine Sea

Jisaburo Ozawa sought to cripple Mitscher’s Activity Drive 58 within the Battle of the Philippine Sea, which turned often known as the Nice Marianas Turkey...

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“A Terrifying Glimpse Into the Soul of Mankind”

Within the Spring of 1944, the small island of Biak—a stepping stone to the Philippines—was taken by the People. By David Alan Johnson “All I knew about Biak...

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The Stunning Combat Record of the Douglas SBD Dauntless

The pilots of the Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber modified the course of World Conflict II within the Pacific. By Martin Okay.A. Morgan On August 7, 1942...

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Ted Crosby’s Air War in the Pacific

Throughout livid fights over the Pacific, naval aviator Ted Crosby shot down 5 Japanese planes in in the future. By Eric Niderost Lieutenant (j.g.) John “Ted”...