The Marshall Islands were part of the Japanese Empire’s perimeter, making them an important strategic location for the Imperial Japanese Navy. Aerial bombing by the American Air Force began in November of 1943 with B-24 Liberators based on the Gi... Read More
The Douglas DBS Dauntless was the Navy’s preferred dive-bomber and had its first flight on May 1, 1940. Responsible for sinking a large number of Japanese ships, it was credited with destroying 18 warships in just one day during the battle of Midway.... Read More
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