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03/03/1943 Australian and American air forces devastate Japanese navy convoy

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Battle Of The Bismarck Sea (1943)

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Battle of the Bismarck Sea | US & Australian Air Raid on Japanese Ships | 1943 | WW2 Newsreel

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US and Aussie aircraft destroy Japanese ships in Battle of Bismarck Sea 1943

The Battle of the Bismarck Sea took place in the South West Pacific Area during World War II when aircraft of the U.S. Fifth Air Force and the Royal Australian Air Force attacked a Japanese convoy carrying troops to Lae, New Guinea. Most of the task force was destroyed, and Japanese troop losses were heavy.
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