BOUGAINVILLE, 1943-1945: The Forgotten Campaign
The invasion of Bougainville and the naval battles during the campaign for the island contributed heavily to the defeat of the Japanese in the Pacific war. Bougainville afforded the Allies a strategic site for airbases from which to attack the Japanese bastion of Rabaul. This is a comprehensive account of the fighting that took place. Photos.
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