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The Resource The Battle for Leyte, 1944 : allied and Japanese plans, preparations, and execution, Milan Vego

The Battle for Leyte, 1944 : allied and Japanese plans, preparations, and execution, Milan Vego

Label
The Battle for Leyte, 1944 : allied and Japanese plans, preparations, and execution
Title
The Battle for Leyte, 1944
Title remainder
allied and Japanese plans, preparations, and execution
Statement of responsibility
Milan Vego
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vego, Milan N
Dewey number
940.54/25995
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.4
LC item number
.V44 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Strategy
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Leyte Island (Philippines)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Battle for Leyte, 1944 : allied and Japanese plans, preparations, and execution, Milan Vego
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005026338.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-459) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Strategic setting -- Operational functions -- Japanese preparations and plans -- The objective: Leyte and its approaches -- Allied plans and preparations -- Preliminary major operations, September-October 1944 -- Allied landings and the battle ashore, 17-24 October -- Japanese naval reaction, 17-23 October -- Allied naval moves, 17-23 October -- Naval battles and other actions, 24-27 October -- Leyte secured, 25 October-25 December -- Conclusion -- Operational lessons learned: Appendix 1. Allied command organization in the Pacific and C-B-I Theaters, October 1944 -- Appendix 2. Leyte operation: ground task forces -- Appendix 3. Allied Air Forces (AAF), 17 October 1944 -- Appendix 4. Allied Naval Forces, SWPA; October 1944 -- Appendix 5. Task Force 77 (Central Philippines attach force); 17 October 1944 -- Appendix 6. U.S. Third Fleet, 17 October 1944 -- Appendix 7. Japanese command organization, July 1944 -- Appendix 8. SWPA's Air Search Plan E(asy), August 1944 -- Appendix 9. Japanese Southern Army, October 1944 -- Appendix 10. Japanese ground dispositions in the Philippines, 9 September 1944 -- Appendix 11. Combined Fleet, 10-21 August 1944 -- Appendix 12. Combined Fleet, 1830 24 October 1944 -- Appendix 13. Japanese naval bases -- Appendix 14. Japanese air bases -- Appendix 15. Principal Japanese airfields in the Philippines, 9 September 1944 -- Appendix 16. Fifth and sixth base Air Force, 10 October 1944 -- Appendix 17. Far East Air Forces operations in Philippine Island Areas, 10 Oct 44 to 26 Dec 44 -- Appendix 18. Navy carrier-based air operations in Philippine Islands Area, 9 Sep 44 to 26 Dec 44
Control code
ocm61499985
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 481 pages
Isbn
9781557508850
Lccn
2005026338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5425995 V528 ; L ; XX-N ; C-LI; C0506BT2.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61499985
  • (Sirsi) o61499985
Label
The Battle for Leyte, 1944 : allied and Japanese plans, preparations, and execution, Milan Vego
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005026338.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-459) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Strategic setting -- Operational functions -- Japanese preparations and plans -- The objective: Leyte and its approaches -- Allied plans and preparations -- Preliminary major operations, September-October 1944 -- Allied landings and the battle ashore, 17-24 October -- Japanese naval reaction, 17-23 October -- Allied naval moves, 17-23 October -- Naval battles and other actions, 24-27 October -- Leyte secured, 25 October-25 December -- Conclusion -- Operational lessons learned: Appendix 1. Allied command organization in the Pacific and C-B-I Theaters, October 1944 -- Appendix 2. Leyte operation: ground task forces -- Appendix 3. Allied Air Forces (AAF), 17 October 1944 -- Appendix 4. Allied Naval Forces, SWPA; October 1944 -- Appendix 5. Task Force 77 (Central Philippines attach force); 17 October 1944 -- Appendix 6. U.S. Third Fleet, 17 October 1944 -- Appendix 7. Japanese command organization, July 1944 -- Appendix 8. SWPA's Air Search Plan E(asy), August 1944 -- Appendix 9. Japanese Southern Army, October 1944 -- Appendix 10. Japanese ground dispositions in the Philippines, 9 September 1944 -- Appendix 11. Combined Fleet, 10-21 August 1944 -- Appendix 12. Combined Fleet, 1830 24 October 1944 -- Appendix 13. Japanese naval bases -- Appendix 14. Japanese air bases -- Appendix 15. Principal Japanese airfields in the Philippines, 9 September 1944 -- Appendix 16. Fifth and sixth base Air Force, 10 October 1944 -- Appendix 17. Far East Air Forces operations in Philippine Island Areas, 10 Oct 44 to 26 Dec 44 -- Appendix 18. Navy carrier-based air operations in Philippine Islands Area, 9 Sep 44 to 26 Dec 44
Control code
ocm61499985
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 481 pages
Isbn
9781557508850
Lccn
2005026338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5425995 V528 ; L ; XX-N ; C-LI; C0506BT2.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61499985
  • (Sirsi) o61499985

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