Talk:Battle of the Philippine Sea

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 Definition An carrier battle between the U.S. and Japan in June 1944, called the "Great Marianas Turkey Shoot" due to the extremely heavy Japanese aircraft losses, marked the end of offensive Japanese capabilities, and gave the U.S. control of the islands from which the major B-29 bomber offensive against the Japanese Home Islands could be conducted [d] [e]

Needs to be moved to Battle of Philippine Sea. --Larry Sanger 10:22, 22 June 2008 (CDT)