Retake Henderson Field

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Guadalcanal Campaign - Naval Battle of Guadalcanal
... After the defeat in the Battle for Henderson Field, the IJA planned to try again to retake the airfield in November 1942, but further reinforcements were needed ... equipped with special fragmentation shells, were to bombard Henderson Field on the night of November 12–13 and destroy it and the aircraft stationed there in order to allow the slow, heavy transports to ... learned that the Japanese were preparing again to try to retake Henderson Field ...

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