USN, Submarine Campaign against Japanese Shipping (1941-1945)

Torpedoed Japanese destroyer Yamakaze photographed through the periscope of American submarine USS Nautilus on 25 June 1942. One day after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Harold R. Stark declared unrestricted submarine warfare against Japan. On the outbreak of the war, the U. S. Navy’s Asiatic […]

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