When the Allies declared Victory in Europe the war in the Far East was still raging.
On June 22, 1945, American forces took the Japanese island of Okinawa after three months of bloody fighting. 314 more words
After more than five decades of service for the United States Navy, the USS Missouri will see its first action since 1992, not on the currents of the Pacific, but on the deck of the ship. 134 more words