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Battle Of Milne Bay - Battle - Japanese Advance Inland
... August, advancing west along the coast with armoured support, the Japanese had reached the main position manned by troops from B Company, 61st Infantry Battalion, around KB Mission ... The Japanese force moved through the jungle at the edge of the coastal track, and was headed by two light tanks ... weapons, the Australians were able to turn back the Japanese attack ...
Central Hubei Operation - The Offensive
... On the morning of 25 November, the Japanese began their attack in several columns ... Western Front between the Hsiang River and Tang-yang, over 1,000 Japanese from the Kayashima Force, advanced northward from Tang-yang toward Hengtien, and broke through the gap between the positions of the ... Over 3,000 Japanese from Murakami Force from Ching-men broke through the positions of the 27th Division of the Chinese 30th Corps toward Yen-chih-miao ...
USS Thorn (DD-647) - Philippines Service, October – December 1944
... As American forces massed for the initial assaults on the Japanese-occupied Philippine Islands, Thorn joined the fire support screen for TF 77 ... At dawn on the 21st, Thorn's gunners opened fire on a Japanese Aichi D3A and sent the enemy dive bomber splashing into the sea near the transport area ... the American battleships as they mauled the Japanese force coming through the strait ...
Military History Of Australia During World War II - War in The Pacific - Mopping Up in New Guinea and The Solomons
... offensive operations designed to destroy the remaining Japanese forces in these areas ... that they were unnecessary and wasteful of the lives of the Australian soldiers involved as the Japanese forces were already isolated and ineffective ... of protecting Allied bases and confining the large Japanese force on the island to the area around Rabaul ...
Battle Of Arawe - Battle - Landings
... assigned to support the landing—was unable to fire upon the Japanese positions until 542 am as her crew initially could not determine if the soldiers in the water were in the ship's line of fire ... Once she had a clear shot, Shaw silenced the Japanese force with two salvos from her 5 in (130 mm) guns ... The goal of this operation was to destroy a Japanese radio station believed to be at the village of Paligmete on the island's east coast ...

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    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

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