TITLE

During the Battle of the Philippine Sea, Submarines Scored Big

AUTHOR(S)
Winkler, David F.
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Sea Power;Jul2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recalls the Battle of the Philippine Sea on June 19, 1944 which is also remembered as the day of the Great Marianas Turkey Shoot, a day that cost the Japanese more than 300 aircraft. Alerts given by Pacific Fleet submarines; Torpedoes fired from the USS Albacore which hit Adm. Jisaburo Ozawa's flagship Taiho; Japanese carriers which were damaged and sank in the Philippine Sea.
ACCESSION #
13715464

 

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