Chapter 25

  • Battle of the Coral Sea

    Battle of the Coral Sea
    Aircraft was launched from aircraft carriers bombed and strafed enemy ships more than 70 miles away. The five day battle took away more than half each sides plane. This battle was a draw but it destroyed Lexington and badly damaged Yorktown.
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    War In the Pacific

    Chapter 25 Timeline
  • Battle of Midway

    Battle of Midway
    World War II battle between the United Status and Japan. Opened with a continous stream of Japanese bomber attacks on the island and a constant, unsuccessful American strike on the Japanese fleet. The whole battle was fought from the air. Battle of Midway was a turning point in the battle in the Pacific. MADE BY KILEY DEORIO
  • Battle of Guadalcanal

    Battle of Guadalcanal
    provided the marines with their first taste of jungle warfare. Both sides landed thousands of reinforcements in five months of fighting. After several fierece naval battles, the american navy took control of the waters around the island in November, limiting japense troops to land. The battle was won by the united states made by STEPHANIE HERRON
  • Battle of Leyte Gulf

    Battle of Leyte Gulf
    also called the "Battles for Leyte Gulf", amd formerly known as the "Second Battle of the Philippine Sea", is generally considered to be the largest naval battle of World War II and, by some criteria, possibly the largest naval battle in history.
  • Battle of Iwo Jima

    Battle of Iwo Jima
    This is a batttle in the pacific where 27 medal of honor were awarded which is more then in any other battle. There is an estimated 27,000 casualities sufferred by American forces. There is a famous picture of the American soldiers raising the United States flag on Mt. Surabachi.