Japanese Forces

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Carlson's Patrol - Patrol - Initial Actions
... Vouza of the Solomon Islands Police Force set out from Aola on the patrol ... Reko, Carlson learned that the local Christian mission had recently been raided by Japanese troops who had killed two of the missionaries before moving west ... platoon of troops, Carlson encountered a small group of Japanese who shot and severely wounded the native scout leading the Marine column ...
Stanley Internment Camp - Evacuation and Arrival At Camp
... Chief of the Imperial General Staff thought the city would inevitably fall to Japanese forces in the event of an attack, so it should not be reinforced with more defensive forces ... have been an "embarrassment" for the government when the Japanese forces take Hong Kong, and additionally it was thought the internment of thousands of British civilians would cause unnecessary suffering and ... On 8 December 1941, Japanese forces attacked Hong Kong, marking the start of the Battle of Hong Kong ...
Landing At Saidor Order Of Battle - Japanese Forces
... The Japanese forces engaged in the area consisted of 20th Division 79th Infantry Regiment 80th Infantry Regiment 20th Engineer Regiment 20th Transport Regiment 26th Field Artillery Regiment (2nd and 3rd ...
Luzon Campaign - Battle
... The Japanese forces reported more than 70 Allied warships entering the Lingayen Gulf ... Pre-assault bombardment of Japanese shore positions from these ships began at 0700 ... The landing forces faced strong opposition from Japanese kamikaze aircraft ...
Emilio S. Liwanag - Military Career - World War II
1941, the Offshore Patrol - the forerunner of the Philippine Navy, is the only Filipino naval force after the United States Asiatic Fleet which is in charged of the ... A few weeks after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, his rank became permanent after he was inducted into the US Army Forces in the Far East (USAFFE) on Dec ... Four days later, the Japanese planes bombed the Offshore Patrol Headquarters in Manila where he was stationed, fortunately he was off-base when this incident happened ...

Famous quotes containing the words forces and/or japanese:

    There exists, at the bottom of all abasement and misfortune, a last extreme which rebels and joins battle with the forces of law and respectability in a desperate struggle, waged partly by cunning and partly by violence, at once sick and ferocious, in which it attacks the prevailing social order with the pin-pricks of vice and the hammer-blows of crime.
    Victor Hugo (1802–1885)

    In fact, the whole of Japan is a pure invention. There is no such country, there are no such people.... The Japanese people are ... simply a mode of style, an exquisite fancy of art.
    Oscar Wilde (1854–1900)