World War II – Pacific War (1931-1945) – Every Day

Группа ВК: Pacific War is the largest theater of World War II. We associate it with naval battles, jungle warfare, atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The date of beginning of the war usually is calling 7 December with Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, but hostilities dating back as far as in 1931. The war… Continue reading World War II – Pacific War (1931-1945) – Every Day

Defense of the Philippines, 1941 (World War II Documentary)

On 8 December 1941, Imperial Japanese bombers and fighters launched an unprovoked attack on U.S. airfields in the Philippines. Simultaneously, Japanese infantry landed at several key beaches on the main island of Luzon. This was but the first phase of Japan’s plan to seize the Philippines and use its strategic harbors as intermediate staging bases… Continue reading Defense of the Philippines, 1941 (World War II Documentary)