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8 October 1943

8 October 1943

8 October 1943War in the AirEighth Air Force Heavy Bomber Mission No. 111: 174 bombers sent to attack industrial areas at Bremen, 55 to attack U-boat yards at Vegesack and 170 to attack the city of Bremen. Thirty aircraft lost.War at SeaGerman submarines U-419 and U-610 sunk in the North AtlanticGerman submarine U-643 sunk south of IcelandJapanTojo takes over the Ministries of Commerce and IndustryHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 8 October 1943, http://www.

USS McDougal (DD-358) from the left

USS McDougal (DD-358) from the left

USS McDougal (DD-358) from the left Here we see the Porter class destroyer USS McDougal (DD-358) from the left, at an unknown date and location. From this angle she looks like a rather larger ship, with her twin superfiring turrets and sizable bridge structure almost giving her the appearance of a small cruiser!

Early on Williamsburg - History

Early on Williamsburg - History

ON reporting to General Longstreet at Williamsburg, I ascertained that there was fighting, by a portion of our troops, with the enemy& 39;s advance, at a line of redoubts previously constructed a short distance east of Williamsburg, the principal one of which redoubts, covering the main road, was known as Fort Magruder.

Wave II SwStr - History

Wave II SwStr - History

Wave II(SwStr.: t. 229; a. 6 guns)Argosy No. 2, a sidewheel steamboat built in 1863 at Monongahela, Pa., was acquired by the Navy on 14 November 1863, renamed Wave, and converted to a & 34;tinclad& 34; gunboat. Early in 1864 she was assigned to the West Gulf Blockading squalron and took up her initial station off New Orleans, La.

What is the full text of the song about the failed battle of Kiska?

What is the full text of the song about the failed battle of Kiska?

I came across a mention of the song about the failed battle of Kiska in the audiobook "The Rising Sun". I started googling, but found only two mentions, both on Google Books. Is there the full text…

New excavations at the Navalahija Archaeological Site, Colmenar Viejo

New excavations at the Navalahija Archaeological Site, Colmenar Viejo

In a town in the mountains of Madrid called Colmenar Viejo, a campaign of excavations at the Navalahija site located in the Dehesa de Navalvillar next to another of the sites will take place from June 3 to 28 of the same month. from which its name is derived, Navalvillar.