Saipan 1944 – Piercing Japan’s Pacific Defences

Piercing Japan’s Pacific Defences

Find out how US forces managed to pierce Japan’s Pacific defensive perimeter in the Mariana Islands at Saipan in a terrible fight in 1944 that included the largest Banzai charge of the war.

 

Credits: YouTube Creative Commons; WikiCommons; Google Commons; Mark Felton Productions Music: “Pursuit” licenced to iMovie by Apple, Inc.

Saipan 1944 – Piercing Japan’s Pacific Defences

Piercing Japan’s Pacific Defences

Find out how US forces managed to pierce Japan’s Pacific defensive perimeter in the Mariana Islands at Saipan in a terrible fight in 1944 that included the largest Banzai charge of the war.

 

Credits: YouTube Creative Commons; WikiCommons; Google Commons; Mark Felton Productions Music: “Pursuit” licenced to iMovie by Apple, Inc.