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Leyte, June 1944-January 1945

Samuel Eliot Morison

Leyte, June 1944-January 1945

by Samuel Eliot Morison

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.,
  • Philippine Sea, Battle of the, 1944 (June 19-21)

  • Edition Notes

    54376

    StatementSamuel Eliot Morison.
    SeriesHistory of United States naval operations in World War II -- v.12.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination445 p. :
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20936612M
    LC Control Number47001571

    LEYTE: June January By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. For a naval man the battle of Surigao Strait which forms a part of this particular segment of the war in the Pacific has particular significance as the end of an era- the last naval battle in which air power played no part. There's no description for this book yet. Can you add one? Subjects. Nonfiction, Military History, World War History of United States naval operations in World War II: v Leyte, June January , Oxford University Press in English Better World Books.

    Leyte: June – January (History of United States Naval Operations in World War II, Volume Castle Books; Reprint ISBN Potter, E. B. (). Overview On 15 October , following indications of impending Allied landings in the Philippines, the Japanese Imperial Navy’s First Mobile Fleet launched Operation Shō. Shō pulled together the majority of Japan’s remaining battleship, cruiser, and carrier forces in a desperate, multi-pronged attempt to interdict and destroy Allied landing forces off of Leyte in the central Philippines.

    Overview On 15 October , the Japanese Imperial Navy’s First Mobile Fleet launched Operation Shō, a last-ditch attempt to engage Allied naval forces off Leyte in the central Philippines decisively. Following the 24 October Battle of the Sibuyan Sea, the powerful Japanese First Diversion Attack Force (“Center Force”) appeared to be retiring westward. However, the task force ultimately. 9. Sicily--Salerno--Anzio, January June -- v. The Atlantic battle won, May May -- v. The invasion of France and Germany, -- v. Leyte, June January -- v. The liberation of the Philippines: Luzon, Mindanao, the Visayas, -- v. Victory in the Pacific, -- v. Supplement.


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