By Bruce Gamble
For such a lot of global conflict II, the point out of Japan's island stronghold despatched shudders via millions of Allied airmen. a few known as it “Fortress Rabaul,” an apt identify for the headquarters of the Imperial jap forces within the Southwest Pacific. writer Bruce Gamble chronicles Rabaul’s the most important position in jap operations within the Southwest Pacific. thousands of sq. toes of housing and garage amenities supported 100000 squaddies and naval group of workers. Simpson Harbor and the airfields have been the focal point of countless numbers of missions via American air forces.
Winner of the "Gold Medal" (Military Writers Society of the USA) and "Editor's selection Award" (Stone & Stone moment World War Books), Fortress Rabaul information a serious and, beforehand, little understood bankruptcy within the heritage of global warfare II.
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Fortress Rabaul: The Battle for the Southwest Pacific, January 1942-April 1943 by Bruce Gamble