Luzon 1945: The final liberation of the Philippines (Campaign)

Luzon 1945: The final liberation of the Philippines (Campaign) Author Clayton Chun
ISBN-10 1472816285
ISBN-13 9781472816283
Year 2017-04-18
Pages 96
Language English
Publisher Osprey Publishing
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Driven from the Philippines in 1942 General Douglas MacArthur returned three years later to force the Japanese off of its main island of Luzon Containing the capital of Manila and vital natural resources as well as thousands of Allied prisoners of war the triumph at Luzon would be a crucial step on the road to victory as the Americans continued to island hop their way toward the Japanese home islands This new study details one of the hardest fought campaigns of the Pacific War with Japanese fatalities alone on Luzon topping 200 000 Emphasizing the differences in Japanese and American strategy and detailing the combat operations of the campaign this volume tells the story of how MacArthur kept his promise to return and liberate the Philippines

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Luzon 1945

Luzon 1945 Author Clayton Chun
ISBN-10 9781472816290
Release 2017-04-18
Pages 96

Leyte 1944

Leyte 1944 Author Clayton Chun
ISBN-10 9781472806925
Release 2015-07-20
Pages 96