What are Philippine Islands?

  • (noun): An archipelago in the southwestern Pacific including some 7000 islands.
    Synonyms: Philippines

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List Of United States Presidents On Currency - Philippine Islands, Commonwealth of The Philippines, Republic of The Philippines - George Washington
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USS Rainbow (AS-7) - Service History - Submarine Tender, 1918–1925
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List Of Medal Of Honor Recipients For World War II - S
... Salomon † Army O-03 !Captain Saipan, Marianas Islands 01944-07-07July 7, 1944 — Sarnoski, Joseph R.Joseph R ... Sarnoski † Army Air Forces O-01 !Second Lieutenant over Buka area, Solomon Islands 01943-07-16June 16, 1943 — Sayers, Foster J.Foster J ... Schonland Navy Commander Savo Island 01942-12-12November 12, 1942 – 01942-12-13November 13, 1942 Took command of USS San Francisco after captain had been killed, fought ship and led her to ...
List Of Medal Of Honor Recipients For World War II - V
... Van Voorhis † Navy Lieutenant Commander Greenwich Island, battle of the Solomon Islands 01943-07-06July 6, 1943 Vance, Jr ... Vandegrift Marine Corps Major General Battle of Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands 01942-08-07August 7, 1942 – 01942-12-09December 9, 1942 Later became the 18th Commandant of the Marine Corps ... O-01 !Second Lieutenant Manila, Luzon, Philippine Islands 01945-03-05February 5, 1945 Villegas, Ysmael R.Ysmael R ...
Service Summary Of Douglas Mac Arthur - Summary of Service - World War II
... December 1941 Japanese invade the Philippines ... and Corregidor February–March 1942 Roosevelt orders MacArthur to leave the Philippines and base in himself in Australia on March 20, in Terowie, South Australia, MacArthur. 1943 – 1944 argues with the Joint Chiefs of Staff regarding reconquest of the Philippine Islands ...

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