Air War Against Japan 1943-1945 – George Odgers (1957) (1st ed)

S$75.00

Air War Against Japan 1943-1945 – George Odgers (1957) (1st ed)

S$75.00

Title: Air War Against Japan 1943-1945 (Part of the series, Australia in the War of 1939-1945)

Author: George Odgers

Publisher: Australian War Memorial, Canberra, 1957. First edition.

Condition: Hardcover, no dust jacket. Very good. Slight fading and sunning to cover. Interior very good, except for tiny closed tears to a few pages. 533pp., app 9″ by 6″, with numerous photos and maps.

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Description

Part of the “Australia in the War of 1939-1945” series.

Contents:

  1. The Pacific War, April 1943
  2. The Limited Offensive
  3. Air Fighting in the North-Western Area, April and May 1943
  4. “A Show of Force” from the Northern Territory
  5. Air Support During the Lae-Nadzab-Finsch-Hafen Operations
  6. Air Assault on Rabaul
  7. The North-Western Flank, August-December 1943
  8. The Bismarcks Barrier Broken
  9. Anti-Submarine Operations in 1943
  10. Which Road to Tokyo?
  11. The Admiralties
  12. No 10 Group at Nadzab
  13. Air Support at Hollandia and Aitape
  14. Over Wakde and Biak
  15. To Noemfoor and Morotai
  16. Australians in Burma
  17. Redeployment
  18. First Tactical Air Force and the Philippines
  19. Bougainville and New Britain
  20. From Aitape to Wewak
  21. Anti-Submarine Patrols, 1944-45
  22. Minelaying by the Catalinas
  23. Mindoro and Luzon
  24. First T.A.F. and North-Western Area, January-April 1945
  25. Victory in Burma
  26. Morotai-April 1945
  27. Tarakan
  28. Labuan
  29. Balikpapan
  30. The War Ends