Gunfire Support

Some articles on gunfire support, support, gunfire:

USS Zellars (DD-777) - Korean War
... During that time, her primary missions were gunfire support for United Nations troops ashore and coastal surveillance as well as antisubmarine protection for the larger American warships against an ... down the east coast and then provided gunfire support to the marines in the defensive perimeter around Wonsan while the Army's 3rd Infantry Division was evacuated by sea ... north from Wonsan to HÅ­ngnam to provide gunfire support during the evacuation of another coastal enclave held by retreating United Nations forces ...
Soviet Cruiser Krasnyi Kavkaz - Service History - World War II
... She provided gunfire support to Soviet forces defending Odessa and escorted convoys bringing the 157th Rifle Division into Odessa during the month of September 1941 ... During the Siege of Sevastopol she provided gunfire support and evacuated cut-off troops from elsewhere in the Crimea into Sevastopol and brought in reinforcements ... disembarked reinforcements and provided gunfire support for Soviet troops already ashore ...
USS O'Brien (DD-725) - Vietnam
... operations, conducted search and rescue missions in the Tonkin Gulf, and provided gunfire support for the amphibious landing near Cape Batangan, Operation "Double Eagle." The destroyer got underway again for ... After repairs at Subic Bay, Philippines, she provided support for air strikes from Tonkin Gulf while guarding five different carriers in January 1967 ... enemy forces ashore with 5-inch gunfire ...
Soviet Cruiser Krasnyi Krym - World War II
... Krasnyi Krym provided gunfire support to Soviet forces defending Odessa and escorted convoys bringing the 157th Rifle Division into Odessa during the month of September 1941 ... During the Siege of Sevastopol, the ship provided gunfire support and evacuated cut-off troops from elsewhere in the Crimea into Sevastopol and brought in ... on 29 December 1941 and disembarked reinforcements and provided gunfire support for Soviet troops already ashore ...
USS Ammen (DD-527) - Service History - New Guinea, November 1943-September 1944
... half of March, Ammen busied herself providing gunfire support for the soldiers securing a hold on Los Negros and fighting off air attacks. 18 April in company with Rear Admiral Crutchley's cruiser-destroyer force to support the next hop in the leapfrog along the northern coast of New Guinea-the Aitape-Holl ... the assault at Tanamerah Bay, the destroyer provided antisubmarine and antiaircraft protection to gunfire support ships of the force and contributed her share of call fire as well ...

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