Japanese Naval Aces and Fighter Units in World War II Book Review

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Japanese Naval Aces and Fighter Units in World War II

By Ikuhiko Hata and Yasuho Izawa, Translated by Don Cyril Gorham

Hardcover in dustjacket, 432 pages, appendices, and index. Illustrated with photographs throughout.

Published by Naval Institute Press November 1989

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0-87021-3156

ISBN-13: 978-0-87021-3151

Dimensions: 7.3 x 1.4 x 10.3 inches

Even today, it is comparatively difficult to find detailed information about Japanese military units in the Second World War. The Pacific Theater was vast, the ocean or jungles swallowed up entire units with their ultimate fates being inferred only after the war by comparison with Allied records. Most original wartime records and photographs were ordered destroyed by the Japanese government, whether officially held or in private collections. This periodically results in the re-discovery of some lost detail of interest of historians and modelers, such as the recent revelation of the shape of the stern of the battleship…

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This Day in History, October 26, 1881: Gunfight at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona

I have been a fan of the western genre and western history since I was a kid. When I was fifteen years old my parents took me out to New Mexico and we stayed at this RV park near Lincoln for a week doing nothing but Billy the Kid history. It was by far one of my favorite family vacations.

The Gunfight at the O.K. Corral was a 30-second shootout between lawmen and members of a loosely organized group of outlaws that took place on October 26, 1881, in Tombstone, Arizona Territory. It is generally regarded as the most famous shootout in the history of the American Wild West. The Last Gunfight: The Real Story […]

October 26, 1881 – Gunfight at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona — Legal Legacy

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Lincoln’s Kind of “Soldier”

 

The American History You’re Not Supposed to Know

 

I have been a huge fan of Mr. DiLorenzo’s work ever since I read The Real Lincoln over a decade ago.

I urge all of you to dive into all of Mr. DiLorenzo’s books and articles and get a fresh, politically incorrect perspective on one of the most misunderstood and maligned wars in American History.

Remember, as Orwell told us, the only way the globalist marxist elite can control the future is to try and manipulate the past to conform it to it’s current narrative and no other period in American History is fundamental to this than the American Civil War.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!

 

The Spanish Distinction

THE SPANISH DISTINCTION

 

Know your History!

The current state of American DECLINE (and the U.S. Military) has more in common with the Spanish Civil War than any other conflict and period of time in 20th century history.

Stay Alert, Armed and Dangerous!

 

Military History: Legend of the Old Corps – Gustav Hasford and the Snuffies

Legends of the Old Corps – Gustav Hasford and the “Snuffies”

 

Fascinating story for all you fellow military history book worms like me.

Stay Frosty.