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by OpanaPointer
Wed Jul 06, 2011 1:54 pm
Forum: Hypothetical Naval Scenarios
Topic: US Battleships
Replies: 18
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Re: US Battleships

Hornfischer's new book details USS Washington's engagement with Japanese battleships in the Solomons. Fought at near max range with radar controlled gunnery. The KMS ships, if caught at night, would have a problem with the USN BBs, I think.
by OpanaPointer
Wed Jul 06, 2011 1:22 pm
Forum: Books and Reference
Topic: Some resources for you.
Replies: 9
Views: 10381

Some resources for you.

You may know some or all of our sites, but Patrick and I like to get the word out when we can. Hyperwar , possibly the largest collection of primary source documents related to WWII on the Internet. Primary focus is military history, and technical data. WWII Resources , Hyperwar's little brother. Fo...
by OpanaPointer
Wed Jul 06, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: Naval Weapons
Topic: US bomb info
Replies: 1
Views: 1426

Re: US bomb info

Opana pointer over on http://www.ww2f.com/weapons-technology-wwii/51870-bombs-pyrotechnics-used-usn-wwii.html mentioned that he's put this document up on line: http://www.ibiblio.org/pha/BOMBS.pdf Lots of info on US Army and Navy bombs and fuzes from WWII. On a thread somewhere I read that the USN ...