Accession Number:

ADA003038

Title:

Diagrams for the Battle of Savo Island August 9, 1942. Strategical and Tactical Analysis. Part 2

Descriptive Note:

Battle evaluation rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WAR COLLEGE NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1950-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

98.0

Abstract:

These diagrams portray the strategic area of the Savo Island battle, air searches and movement of forces, the Japanese approach, various phases of the action, the withdrawal of the Japanese cruiser force, and the composite tracks of the opposing naval forces. Each diagram is accompanied by a record of the events depicted therein.

Subject Categories:

  • Naval Surface Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE