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  • {{r|Battle of the Coral Sea}} {{r|Battle of Cape Esperance||**}}
    500 B (67 words) - 17:25, 3 July 2010
  • {{r|Battle of Tsushima Strait}} {{r|Battle of Pearl Harbor}}
    1 KB (178 words) - 14:26, 25 September 2013
  • * 1941-12-08 – 1941-12-25 Battle of Hong Kong * 1941-12-08 – 1942-01-31 Battle of Malaya
    6 KB (860 words) - 22:53, 20 August 2010
  • {{r|Battle of Hampton Roads}} {{r|Battle of Manila Bay}}
    2 KB (261 words) - 05:09, 11 February 2010
  • ...in fleet operations, as couriers, rescue vessels, scouts, and, after the [[Battle of the Saintes]] (1782), were often used as command ships that would not b ...cruisers, in the fifties and sixties, a similar role against U.S. carrier battle groups.
    34 KB (5,336 words) - 05:16, 21 February 2013
  • ...oolittle Raid]] and [[Battle of Midway]], and sunk at the [[Battle of Savo Island]] in 1942
    224 B (38 words) - 21:19, 8 August 2009
  • [[Image:USS Quincy at Savo Island.jpg|left|250px|''USS Quincy'' under Japanese fire]] Part of the [[Guadalcanal Campaign]], the '''Battle of Savo Island''', in August 1942 three American cruisers ''[[USS]]'' [[USS Astoria (CA-34
    3 KB (542 words) - 04:46, 28 August 2010
  • * Cook, Charles ''The Battle of Cape Esperance: Encounter at Guadalcanal'' (1992) Naval Institute Press * Crenshaw, Russell ''The Battle of Tassafaronga'' (1995) Nautical and Aviation, Baltimore
    9 KB (1,310 words) - 04:58, 27 October 2013
  • ...s, and later was the area commander for the Southwest Pacific during the [[Battle of Leyte Gulf]]. ...warships. Savo Island is usually considered the worst defeat in a surface battle fought by the U.S. Navy.
    847 B (131 words) - 04:48, 28 August 2010
  • ...ve in [[World War Two in the Pacific]] until sunk at the [[Battle of Savo Island]]
    173 B (27 words) - 18:51, 29 August 2010
  • ...Orleans-class]], commissioned in 1936 and sunk during the [[Battle of Savo Island]], part of the [[Guadalcanal campaign]], in 1942. ...unk there by a force of Japanese cruisers in the disastrous Battle of Savo Island in the early morning darkness of 9 August 1942."<ref>{{citation
    2 KB (255 words) - 10:43, 13 August 2010
  • ...Orleans-class]], commissioned in 1936 and sunk during the [[Battle of Savo Island]], part of the [[Guadalcanal campaign]], in 1942
    213 B (29 words) - 10:43, 13 August 2010
  • ...town (CV-5)|''USS Yorktown'' (CV-5)]]. She sank after the [[Battle of Savo Island]]. ...way. Later in the month, she participated in the abortive [[Relief of Wake Island]].
    2 KB (379 words) - 18:59, 29 August 2010
  • ...built 1934-1937; well-armored although three were sunk in [[Battle of Savo Island]]
    263 B (36 words) - 13:21, 15 April 2011
  • ...nths later. She served as a commissioned ship for 11 years, receiving nine battle stars for [[World War II]] service. ...st, where Allied men-o’-war engaged the Japanese in the [[Battle of Savo Island]], fighting to protect the transports and their vital cargo. Later the same
    8 KB (1,159 words) - 11:35, 17 August 2009
  • ...' served as a commissioned ship for 4 years and 3 months, receiving five [[battle star]]s for [[World War II]] service. ...lhaut'' lay anchored in such a position as to observe the [[Battle of Savo Island]] 9 August, and that day sailed for [[Noumea]] to load additional men and s
    5 KB (683 words) - 17:51, 8 June 2009
  • ...favorite of [[Ernest J. King]] and escaped censure for the debacle at Savo Island.<ref name=PW>{{citation
    3 KB (447 words) - 22:51, 30 August 2010
  • ...erved as a commissioned ship for seven years and one month, receiving five battle stars for her World War II service, and one for the Korean War. ...e firing three 3 inch rounds at an unidentified observation plane over the island.
    20 KB (3,047 words) - 15:56, 15 November 2007
  • ...olomon Islands''' are an independent republic, made up of a archipelago of islands in the South Pacific Ocean, southeast of [[Papua New Guinea]] and northwes [[Image:Solomons-map.gif|thumb|250px|Solomons Islands]]
    2 KB (340 words) - 21:16, 26 June 2009
  • The '''Guadalcanal campaign''', also known as the '''Battle of Guadalcanal''' and as '''OPERATION WATCHTOWER''', was an American victo ...etermined Japanese resistance. There were a succession of ground and naval battles.
    43 KB (6,646 words) - 04:48, 27 October 2013

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