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USS ARIZONA (BB39)

ARIZONA (BB39)

Previous hull designation: Battleship Number 39

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The following are from the CinCPac Pearl Harbor Raid report (complete):

Action Report of USS  143 more words

World War 2

Pacific Fleet units train to destroy ‘enemy’ ships with missiles

Servicemen of the Kamchatka group of the Pacific Ocean Fleet have carried out electronic missile strikes from the Bastion and Rubezh anti-ship missile systems on a landing “enemy” unit, head of the Information Support Department of the Eastern Military District’ for the Pacific Fleet, Captain 2nd Rank Vladimir Matveev, said. 128 more words

Review Article

Pearl Harbor - AM Dec 7, 1941

While not perfect, this will suffice until such time as a I am able to create new and original map to my liking. I found this one in the National Archives. 46 more words

World War 2

New Year on duty greeted more than 500 settlements by strategic forces RVSN

​December 30, 2016 in the Strategic Missile Forces (RVSN) on combat duty atonement change, who will be on duty on New Year’s Day.
New Year on duty greeted more than 500 combat calculations. 106 more words

Russia

Russian Pacific Fleet ships heading for India to take part in joint drills

© ITAR-TASS/Yuri Smityuk

VLADIVOSTOK, December 12. /TASS/. A surface combatant squadron of the Russian Pacific Fleet has sailed off for the Indian port of Visakhapatnam to take part in the Indra Navy joint drills, Vladimir Matveyev, a spokesman for Russia’s Eastern military district, told TASS on Monday. 198 more words

​India-Russia naval drills begin next week

The Russian Pacific Fleet Command announced on Tuesday that the India-Russia naval exercises – named Indra NAVY-2016 – will begin on December 14 and comprise two stages. 159 more words

Military

75 Years Ago - Pearl Harbor (and more)

On Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, the pacific war started. A war that changed the world forever. The Japanese conquest of most of South-East Asia heralded the downfall of the mighty British, Dutch and French colonial empires in the Far-East. 282 more words

Pacific War