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❰PDF❯ ✎ Turning Point: The Battle for Milne Bay 1942 - Japan's first land defeat in World War II Author Michael Veitch – Loveonline.pro The Battle for Milne Bay Japan's first defeat on land in the Second World War was a defining moment in the evolution of the indomitable Australian fighting spirit For the men of the AIF the militia anThe Battle for Milne Bay Japan's first defeat on land in the Second World War was a defining moment in the evolution of the indomitable Australian fighting spirit For the men of the AIF the militia and the RAAF it was the turning point in the Pacific and their finest though now largely forgotten hour Forgotten until nowIn August 1942 Japan's forces were unstoppable Having conuered vast swathes of south east Asia Malaya Singapore the Dutch East Indies and now invading New Gu.

Inea many feared the Empire of the Rising Sun stood poised to knock down Australia's northern doorBut first they needed Port Moresby In the still of an August night Japanese marines sailed uietly into Milne Bay a long malaria ridden dead end at the far eastern tip of Papua to unleash an audacious pincer movement Unbeknown to them however a secret airstrip had been carved out of a coconut plantation by US Engineers and a garrison of Australian troops had been established sup.

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  1. John Patrick Sullivan John Patrick Sullivan says:

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  2. Kevin from Brisbane Kevin from Brisbane says:

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  3. Mat Willis Mat Willis says:

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