Track of the cruiser night action of 9 Aug 1942 off Savo Island, Solomon Islands where three United States cruisers and one Australian cruiser were lost. Track is taken from the USS Astoria damage report.USMC Map 104 showing the northern coast of Guadalcanal in the Lunga areaMap depicting the Guadalcanal Campaign, 7-8 Aug, 12-14 Sep, and 23-26 Oct 1942Map depicting Japanese and US Naval movements during the Second Naval Battle of Guadalcanal the night of Nov 14, 1942.
Track of the cruiser night action of 9 Aug 1942 off Savo Island, Solomon Islands where three United States cruisers and one Australian cruiser were lost. Track is taken from the USS Astoria damage report.USMC Map 104 showing the northern coast of Guadalcanal in the Lunga areaMap depicting the Guadalcanal Campaign, 7-8 Aug, 12-14 Sep, and 23-26 Oct 1942Map depicting Japanese and US Naval movements during the Second Naval Battle of Guadalcanal the night of Nov 14, 1942.
1943 United States Army map of western Guadalcanal and the Russel Islands in the Solomon chain.1944 United States Army map of Malaita Island and the eastern end of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands.1944 United States Army map of New Georgia and Rendova Islands with a portion of the Solomon Sea in the Solomon Islands.1944 United States Army map of northern Santa Isabel Island in the Solomon Islands.
1943 United States Army map of western Guadalcanal and the Russel Islands in the Solomon chain.1944 United States Army map of Malaita Island and the eastern end of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands.1944 United States Army map of New Georgia and Rendova Islands with a portion of the Solomon Sea in the Solomon Islands.1944 United States Army map of northern Santa Isabel Island in the Solomon Islands.
1944 United States Army map of San Cristobal and Rennell Islands with a portion of the Coral Sea in the Solomon Islands.Hand-drawn map of Guadalcanal, 6 Mar 1944Map of major Pacific War engagements, 1942-1945
1944 United States Army map of San Cristobal and Rennell Islands with a portion of the Coral Sea in the Solomon Islands.Hand-drawn map of Guadalcanal, 6 Mar 1944Map of major Pacific War engagements, 1942-1945
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