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Marines in the Central Solomons

United States Marine Corps

Marines in the Central Solomons

by United States Marine Corps

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Published by Historical Branch, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Solomon Islands.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States -- Marine Corps

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 160-168.

      Statement[by] John N. Rentz, USMCR.
      ContributionsRentz, John N.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD767.98 .U53 1952
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 186 p.
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6148258M
      LC Control Number53060263
      OCLC/WorldCa1286669

      Liberation: Marines in the Recapture of Guam Cyril J. O'Brien 36 downloads; Up The Slot: Marines in the Central Solomons Charles D. Melson 32 downloads; Top of the Ladder: Marine Operations in the Northern Solomons John C. Chapin 27 downloads; Breaking the Outer Ring: Marine Landings in the Marshall Islands John C. Chapin 27 downloads. The Solomon Islands campaign was a major campaign of the Pacific War of World War campaign began with Japanese landings and occupation of several areas in the British Solomon Islands and Bougainville, in the Territory of New Guinea, during the first six months of The Japanese occupied these locations and began the construction of several naval and air bases with the goals of Location: British Solomon Islands/Territory of New .

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      CHAPTER World War II: The War Against Japan. In World War II, for the first time, the United States had to fight a war on two fronts. Though the central strategic principle governing allocation of resources to the two fronts provided for concentrating first on the defeat of the European Axis, on the American side this principle was liberally interpreted, permitting conduct of an offensive. Overview The 7–8 August landings on the eastern Solomons islands of Guadalcanal and Tulagi were the U.S. Navy's first offensive amphibious operation in the Pacific. It was to turn into a six-month-long seesaw campaign that pitted ships and aircraft of the U.S. Navy and ground and air units of the Marine Corps and Army against tenacious Japanese resistance by land and sea. As we progress.


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Marines In The Central Solomons Hardcover – January 1, by Major John N. Rentz (Author)4/5(1). Marines in the Central Solomons (Elite Unit Series) Hardcover – November 1, by John N.

Rentz (Author)4/5(1). Marines in the Central Solomons is the eleventh in a series of historical monographs treating Marine operations during the recent war with Japan. When this series has been completed, it will be assembled into the Marine Corps' Operational History of World War II in a fashion that will preserve the chronological and strategic continuity of the war.

This study concerns those Solomon Islands actions. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rentz, John N. Marines in the Central Solomons.

[Washington, D.C.]: Historical Branch, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps,   CHAPTER V. CENTRAL SOLOMONS MOP UP New Georgia Fighting Ends, p. Battle of Yella Gulf, p. Americans Sweep New Georgia, p. Long Toms in the Final Phase, p. Arundel, p. Yella Lavella: Halsey's By-Pass, A Base of Operations, p.

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Publication date TZ Usage Public Domain Mark Topics WWI,World War, ,United States. Marine Corps,World War II,World War, -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands,United States. UP THE SLOT: Marines in the Central Solomons. by Major Charles D. Melson, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret) Sources. The basic sources for this pamphlet were the second volume in the series History of U.S.

Marine Corps Operations in World War II, Isolation of Rabaul, written by Henry I. Shaw, Jr. and Maj Douglas T. Kane, USMC (Washington: Historical Branch, G-3 Division, HQMC, ), and Maj John. UP THE SLOT: Marines in the Central Solomons by Major Charles D. Melson, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret) Operation Watchtower was the codename assigned by the Joint Chiefs of Staff for the reduction of the Japanese stronghold at Rabaul, on the easternmost tip of New Britain Island in the Bismarck Archipelago.

download pdf. up the slot_marines in the central solomons. request printed copy. tags. 84 rows  Marines in the Central Solomons(USMC Historical Monograph) Marines in the Central. Up The Slot: Marines in the Central Solomons Series Title: Marines in World War II, Commemorative Series Language: English: LoC Class: D History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: World War II () Subject: United States.

Marine Corps -- History -- World War, Subject: World War, -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands. Melson, Maj Charles (Ret) UP THE SLOT, MARINES IN THE CENTRAL SOLOMONS.

Marines in World War II Commemorative Series, Marine Corps Historical Center, Washington. NEW copy, first edition, softcover, 36 pgs, 8½x 1st Marine Raider Regiment, 1st and 4th Marine Raider Battalions. It is a source of extreme pride to me that those Marines who participated in the Central Solomons operations acquitted themselves with such distinction.

Despite the most adverse weather, terrain and climate, the enemy was driven out and the mission finally accomplished. Marine Aviation in the Philippines by Charles W. Boggs: 9: The Campaign on New Britain by Frank O. Hough: Marines in the Central Solomons by John N.

Rentz: The Recapture of Guam by O. Lodge: Iwo Jima: Amphibious Epic by Whitman S Bartley: The Marshalls: Increasing the Tempo by Robert Debs Heinl: Between late and the end ofthe Marines on the ground and in the air took part in a series of battles and campaigns in the central and northern Solomon Islands, all part of the effort to reach and neutralize the Japanese regional air, naval and supply base at.

Central Solomons Mop Up New Georgia Fighting Ends. Munda airfield fell on 5 August. This date, therefore, marked the end of the first phase of Admiral Halsey's TOENAILS operation. But more bitter fighting lay ahead for the air, sea and land forces before phase two. Time of the Aces: Marine Pilots in the Solomons,by Peter B.

Mersky (illustrated HTML at Ibiblio) Up the Slot: Marines in the Central Solomons, by Charles D. Melson (illustrated HTML at Ibiblio) Across the Reef: The Marine Assault of Tarawa, by Joseph H.

Alexander (illustrated HTML at Ibiblio). -Marine Corps League “As a Marine who landed on Guadalcanal on 7 AugustBill McGee’s The Solomons Campaigns, is the most comprehensive book I’ve read on the subject. It covers all the campaigns — Southern, Central and Northern — and sums up the tough lessons learned.

It brings back memories of those very dark days. The tenth and eleventh in a series of monographs on the operations of U.S. Marine units in the Second World War. Book Reviews. Capsule Reviews Marines in the Central Solomons.

Marines in the Central Solomons. By Major John N. Rentz. pp, U.S. Marine Corps, Historical Branch. Central Solomons. Following the successful campaign to take the southeastern Solomons island of Guadalcanal (7 August - 21 February ), United States forces began a slow northwest advance up the Solomon Islands chain leading toward Rabaul, the Japanese major naval and supply base on New Britain.

Rabaul was the Japanese anchor point for their domination of the Solomons and planned.The Solomon Islands campaign then converged with the New Guinea campaign.

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