The Aircraft Carrier Kaga, Paperback / softback Book

The Aircraft Carrier Kaga Paperback / softback

Description

Kaga ' s aircraft first supported Japanese troops in China during the Shanghai Incident of 1932 and participated in the Second Sino-Japanese War in the late 1930s.

With other carriers, she took part in the Pearl Harbor raid in December 1941 and the invasion of Rabaul in the Southwest Pacific in January 1942. The following month her aircraft participated in a combined carrier airstrike on Darwin, Australia, helping secure the conquest of the Dutch East Indies by Japanese forces.

She missed the Indian Ocean raid in April as she had to return to Japan for permanent repairs after hitting a reef in February. She met her end at the Battle of Midway when she was scuttled to avoid capture.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 80 pages, 120 CGI 3D images and photos
  • Publisher: Kagero Oficyna Wydawnicza
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Military history
  • ISBN: 9788364596223

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