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Guadalcanal

Located in the Solomon Islands, Guadalcanal was the scene of a bitter struggle between American and Japanese forces during World War II. The campaign lasted from August 1942 to February 1943, when Japanese forces abandoned the island to the Americans. The U.S. victory at Guadalcanal was the first land offensive against the Japanese during the war in the Pacific. The campaign also involved several major naval engagements.

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Protecting & Repatriating American Remains at the Battle of Saipan

Protecting & Repatriating American Remains at the Battle of Saipan

A Russian real estate developer plans to construct a condominium development in close proximity to the Battle of Saipan in 1944.

‘Goosebumps’: Flint Whitlock Visits the D-Day Invasion Landings

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The CSS Alabama‘s place in Naval History

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An important story in naval history, the battle over CSS Alabama and her seagoing depredations lasted well after she had gone to her watery grave in 1864.

Daring POW Escapes: Allied Officers at Austria’s Oflag XVIIA

Daring POW Escapes: Allied Officers at Austria’s Oflag XVIIA

The Allied officers interned at Oflag XVIIA planned and orchestrated one of the more daring POW escapes of World War II.

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