TITLE

Japan's Alaskan Strategy

AUTHOR(S)
Kiralfy, Alexander
PUB. DATE
June 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;6/29/42, Vol. 106 Issue 26, p889
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Japan's defensive strategies in Alaska against the U.S. during the World War II. Involvement of Japan in a series of movements which are intended to eliminate various Shangri-Las to avoid bombing in main islands; Significance of delaying the Japanese attack on Aleutians until much of the west coast of Alaska had become ice-free; Use of Alaska as one base of operation against Siberia.
ACCESSION #
14685613

 

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