Avengers from the Cabot and Intrepid attacked the enemy superbattleship Musashi and she withstood 3 more torpedo hits. The IJN Myoko was damaged, but the carrier aircraft continued to concentrate on the “Palace.” Kurita, on the 575 more words
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My dad was a Guardsman, a lance corporal in the Coldstream Guards, the oldest continuous British army regiment formed as part of Cromwell’s New Model Army. 475 more words
Revenge at Kastelli is an excellent learning scenario because it has very little out of ordinary, but both sides have rather difficult task. German paratroopers try to survive, and Greeks try to kill or capture vast majority of the opposing forces. 406 more words
Just two-and-a-half months after Pearl Harbor (Dec. 7, 1941), the first attack on the U.S. mainland happened on February 23, 1942.
The Bombardment of Ellwood was a naval attack when a Japanese submarine targeted an oil refinery near Santa Barbara, California. 111 more words