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Operation Goodtime and the Battle of the Treasury Islands, 1943 : the World War II invasion by United States and New Zealand forces

Author: Reg Newell
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On October 27, 1943, a force of New Zealanders and Americans invaded the Treasury Islands in the South Pacific. The action marked the first time New Zealand forces took part in an opposed landing since Gallipoli. This account of the Allied seizure of the Treasury Islands stands as a tribute to the warriors who fought in this struggle"--Provided by publisher
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Newell, Reg, 1954-
Operation Goodtime and the Battle of the Treasury Islands, 1943.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2012
(DLC) 2012027795
(OCoLC)801996370
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Reg Newell
ISBN: 9781476600307 1476600309
OCLC Number: 812178288
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Meeting on Mono --
The opposing forces --
The gamble --
The downed aviators, the Treasury Islanders and the Japanese --
The Cowan patrols --
Invasion: 27 October 1943 --
Goodtime --
the air aspects --
Loganforce at Soanatalu --
desperate defense: 29 October to 3 November 1943 --
Consolidation and elimination of Japanese defenders --
Aftermath and legacies --
Appendices --
A: composition of 8 Brigade, 3 NZ division --
B: United States forces: the land component --
The Allied naval component --
The Japanese order of battle and weaponry --
E: Treasury Islands: aerial distances in nautical miles --
F: Beaching times --
G: Weapons of 8 Brigade, 3 NZ division --
H: Uniforms and personal equipment of 3 NZ Division --
Amphibious operations vessels --
J: Order of battle: Goodtime assault landings --
Chronology.
Responsibility: Reg Newell.

Abstract:

"On October 27, 1943, a force of New Zealanders and Americans invaded the Treasury Islands in the South Pacific. The action marked the first time New Zealand forces took part in an opposed landing since Gallipoli. This account of the Allied seizure of the Treasury Islands stands as a tribute to the warriors who fought in this struggle"--Provided by publisher

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