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The fleet the gods forgot

the U.S. Asiatic Fleet in World War II

by Walter G. Winslow

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pacific Ocean.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Navy. Asiatic Fleet -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Ocean.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementW.G. Winslow.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD767 .W5 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 327 p. :
      Number of Pages327
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3795520M
      ISBN 100870211889
      LC Control Number81085442

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        On the start of the war and to get a feel for just how lopsided the whole western part of the Pacific was, I would agree with "The Fleet that the Gods Forgot". Unfortunately there seems to be a lack of books that concentrate on the Japanese in the opening months of the war that would complement the gods forgotten fleet. Over two million American servicemen passed through Britain during the Second World War. In , at the height of activity, up to half a million were based there with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Their job was to man and maintain the vast fleets of aircraft needed to attack German.


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Forces In Other Locations Assigned To The Asiatic Fleet Gunboat PR-8 Mindanao, Enroute Cavite from Hong Kong. Minesweeper AM -5 Finch, at sea in the Taiwan Strait.

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