Heroic Effort Paved Way for Victory in the Battle Off Samar

Winkler, David F.
November 2004
Sea Power;Nov2004, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p34
Reports on the role of the U.S. Navy in rescuing the American survivors in the battle off Samar, Philippines. Outcomes of the amphibious assault by the Americans against the Japanese fleet; List of the survivors in Gambier Bay; Benefits of the formation of the American fleet carriers against the advancing battleships and cruisers of Japan.


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