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Japanese heavy cruisers of World War II in action

Wayne Patton

Japanese heavy cruisers of World War II in action

by Wayne Patton

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Published by Squadron/Signal Publications in Carrollton, TX .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Naval operations,
  • Cruisers (Warships),
  • Pictorial works,
  • World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Wayne Patton ; color by Don Greer ; line art by David Gebhardt and Darren Glenn
    SeriesWarships -- no. 26, Warships -- no. 26.
    ContributionsGreer, Don, Gebhardt, David, Glenn, Darren
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 p. :
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25535056M
    ISBN 100897474988
    ISBN 109780897474986
    OCLC/WorldCa74809085

    About this page: Japanese Carriers - World War II. The grid is being filled in as the ships are found in various books. One that is interesting is "The End of the Imperial Japanese Navy" by Masanori Ito. It is from the Japanese perspective, in which, "Four enemy .   American Navy cruisers built prior to World Wat II saw extensive action throughout the Pacific War, in both surface actions like Guadalcanal, and carrier battles like Midway. Designed and produced under the regulations of the Washington Naval Treaty, the heavy cruisers of the Pensacola, Northampton, Portland, New Orleans and Wichita classes Brand: Bloomsbury USA.

    About this page: Japanese Battle Fleet - Pacific War. The grid is being filled in as the ships are found in various books. One that is interesting is "The End of the Imperial Japanese Navy" by Masanori Ito. It is from the Japanese perspective, in which, "Four enemy . World War II Heavy Cruisers of the Imperial Japanese Navy. In World War II, Japan had 18 heavy cruisers. How many can you name? Quiz by Frankthetriviaman. Profile Quizzes Subscribed Subscribe? Rate: Countries of the World with an Empty Map. United States Map Quiz.

    The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia–Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and was geographically the largest theater of the war, including the vast Pacific Ocean theater, the South West Pacific theater, the South-East Asian theater, the Second Sino-Japanese War, and the Soviet–Japanese on: East Asia, South Asia, Southeast Asia, . to research a ship lost during WW1 or WW2, use the Ships Sunk search - information on 13, ships, Cruisers, Carriers, Battleships, Submarines, MTBs, Tanker, Cargo, Passenger etc, etc and for warships there will be a map to find out where it was sunk. to research a battle follow the Actions menu - D-Day, Savo Island, the Battle of the River.


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