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USAAF B-17’s in Java – Part 10 – Balikpapan – Round One to the US Navy

The Battle of Balikpapan – Round One to the US Navy With the drive through Malaya toward Singapore – the western part of the Japanese pincer operation against Java –– now well underway, the eastern part of the pincer was … Continue reading

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