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An informational catalog, or several catalogs, about World War Two in the Pacific.

Campaigns

Second Sino-Japanese war

  • 7 July 1937 – 9 September 1945

Japanese conquest of Southeast Asia and Pacific

  • 1941-12-07 (12-08 Japan Standard Time|Asian Time) Attack on Pearl Harbor
  • 1941-12-08 Japanese Invasion of Thailand
  • 1941-12-08 – 1941-12-25 Battle of Hong Kong
  • 1941-12-08 – 1942-01-31 Battle of Malaya
  • 1941-12-10 Sinking of Prince of Wales and Repulse|Sinking of HMS Prince of Wales (1939)|HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse (1916)|HMS Repulse
  • 1941-12-11 – 1941-12-24 Wake Island#World War II|Battle of Wake Island
  • 1941-12-16 – 1942-04-01 Borneo campaign (1942)
  • 1941-12-22 – 1942-05-06 Battle of the Philippines (1941-42)|Battle of the Philippines
  • 1942-01-01 – 1945-10-25 Transport of POWs via Hell Ships
  • 1942-01-11 – 1942-01-12 Battle of Tarakan (1942)|Battle of Tarakan
  • 1942-01-23 Battle of Rabaul (1942)
  • 1942-01-24 Naval Battle of Balikpapan
  • 1942-01-25 Thailand declares war on the Allies
  • 1942-01-30 – 1942-02-03 Battle of Ambon
  • 1942-01-30 – 1942-02-15 Battle of Singapore
  • 1942-02-04 Battle of Makassar Strait
  • 1942-02-14 – 1942-02-15 Battle of Palembang
  • 1942-02-19 Air raids on Darwin, February 19, 1942|Air raids on Darwin, Australia
  • 1942-02-19 – 1942-02-20 Battle of Badung Strait
  • 1942-02-19 – 1943-02-10 Battle of Timor (1942-43)
  • 1942-02-27 – 1942-03-01 Battle of the Java Sea
  • 1942-03-01 Battle of Sunda Strait
  • 1942-03-01 – 1942-03-09 Battle of Java (1942)|Battle of Java
  • 1942-03-31 – 1942-04-10 Indian Ocean raid
  • 1942-04-09 Bataan Death March begins
  • 1942-04-18 Doolittle Raid
  • 1942-05-03 invasion of Tulagi (May 1942)|Japanese invasion of Tulagi
  • 1942-05-04 – 1942-05-08 Battle of the Coral Sea
  • 1942-05-31 – 1942-06-08 Attack on Sydney Harbour|Attacks on Sydney Harbour area, Australia
  • 1942-06-04 – 1942-06-06 Battle of Midway

Pacific War campaigns

Burma Campaign: 1941-12-16 – 1945-08-15

New Guinea campaign

  • 1942-01-23 – Battle of Rabaul
  • 1942-03-07 – Operation Mo (Japanese invasion of New Guinea)
  • 1942-05-04 – 1942-05-08 Battle of the Coral Sea
  • 1942-07-01 – 1943-01-31 Kokoda Track Campaign
  • 1942-08-25 – 1942-09-05 Battle of Milne Bay
  • 1942-11-19 – 1942-01-23 Battle of Buna-Gona
  • 1943-01-28 – 1943-01-30 Battle of Wau
  • 1943-03-02 – 1943-03-04 Battle of the Bismarck Sea
  • 1943-06-29 – 1943-09-16 Battle of Lae
  • 1943-06-30 – 1944-03-25 Operation Cartwheel
  • 1943-09-19 – 1944-04-24 Finisterre Range campaign
  • 1943-09-22 – 1944-01-15 Huon Peninsula campaign
  • 1943-11-01 – 1943-11-11 Attack on Rabaul
  • 1943-12-15 – 1945-08-15 New Britain campaign
  • 1944-02-29 – 1944-03-25 Admiralty Islands campaign
  • 1944-04-22 – 1945-08-15 Western New Guinea campaign

Aleutian Islands campaign

  • 1942-06-07 – 1943-08-15 Battle of Kiska

Guadalcanal campaign

  • 1942-08-07 – 1943-02-09 Battle of Guadalcanal
  • 1942-08-09 Battle of Savo Island
  • 1942-08-24 – 1942-08-25 Battle of the Eastern Solomons
  • 1942-10-11 – 1942-10-12 Battle of Cape Esperance
  • 1942-10-25 – 1942-10-27 Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands
  • 1942-11-13 – 1942-11-15 Naval Battle of Guadalcanal
  • 1942-11-30 Battle of Tassafaronga

Solomon Islands campaign

  • 1943-01-29 – 1943-01-30 Battle of Rennell Island
  • 1943-03-06 Battle of Blackett Strait
  • 1943-06-10 – 1943-08-25 Battle of New Georgia
  • 1943-07-06 Battle of Kula Gulf
  • 1943-07-12 – 1943-07-13 Battle of Kolombangara
  • 1943-08-06 – 1943-08-07 Battle of Vella Gulf
  • 1943-08-17 – 1943-08-18 Battle off Horaniu
  • 1943-10-07 Battle of Vella Lavella
  • 1943-11-01 – 1945-08-21 Battle of Bougainville
  • 1943-11-01 – 1943-11-02 Battle of Empress Augusta Bay
  • 1943-11-26 Battle of Cape St. George

Gilbert Islands campaign

  • 1943-11-20 – 1943-11-23 Battle of Tarawa
  • 1943-11-20 – 1943-11-24 Battle of Makin

Marshall Islands campaign

  • 1944-01-31 – 1944-02-07 Battle of Kwajalein
  • 1944-02-16 – 1944-02-17 Operation Hailstone (attack on Truk)
  • 1944-02-16 – 1944-02-23 Battle of Eniwetok

Mariana Islands campaign

  • 1944-06-15 – 1944-07-09 Battle of Saipan
  • 1944-06-19 – 1944-06-20 Battle of the Philippine Sea
  • 1944-07-21 – 1944-08-10 Battle of Guam
  • 1944-07-24 – 1944-08-01 Battle of Tinian

Palau Islands campaign

  • 1944-09-15 – 1944-11-25 Battle of Peleliu
  • 1944-09-17 – 1944-09-30 Battle of Angaur

Philippines campaign

  • 1944-10-20 – 1944-12-10 Battle of Leyte
  • 1944-10-24 – 1944-10-25 Battle of Leyte Gulf
  • 1944-11-11 – 1944-12-21 Battle of Ormoc Bay
  • 1944-12-15 – 1945-07-04 Battle of Luzon
  • 1945-01-09 Invasion of Lingayen Gulf
  • 1945-02-27 – 1945-07-04 Southern Philippines campaign

Ryukyu Islands campaign

  • 1945-02-16 – 1945-03-26 Battle of Iwo Jima
  • 1945-04-01 – 1945-06-21 Battle of Okinawa
  • 1945-04-07 Operation Ten-Go

Borneo campaign

  • 1945-05-01 – 1945-05-25 Battle of Tarakan
  • 1945-06-10 – 1945-06-15 Battle of Brunei
  • 1945-06-10 – 1945-06-22 Battle of Labuan
  • 1945-06-17 – 1945-08-15 Battle of North Borneo
  • 1945-07-07 – 1945-07-21 Battle of Balikpapan (1945)|Battle of Balikpapan

Japan campaign

  • 1944-45 Bombings of Japanese cities
  • 194-45 Mining Inland Sea
  • 1945-07-22 Battle of Tokyo Bay
  • 1945-08-06 – 1945-08-09 Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki