12 Apr 1942

Dutch East Indies
28 Mar 1944

Dutch East Indies
  • Gato-class submarine USS Silversides torpedoed and sank Japanese landing ship Kairyu Maru as it entered Manokwari harbor, New Guinea. ww2dbase [Silversides | Manokwari, New Guinea | DS]

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