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Chief -AM-315 - History

Chief -AM-315 - History

ChiefThe head or leader of a group.On 23 May 1941 Chief (AMC-67) was renamed Bold(q.V.):(AM-315: dp. 890; 1. 221& 39;2& 34;; b. 32& 39;2& 34;; d. 10& 39;9i& 39;; s. 18 k.;cpl. 105; a. 1 3& 34;; cl. Auk)Originally intended for Grent Britain, HMS Alice (BAM-2) was launched 5 January 1943 by General Engineering and Dry Dock Co.

Battle of Tarawa

Battle of Tarawa

The islet group of Tarawa, about 2,400 miles southwest of Hawaii, was held by the Japanese from 1941 to 1943 during World War II, and it fell to U.S. Marines of the Second Division after a bloody 76-hour battle. push through the central Pacific to the Philippine Islands.The Battle of Tarawa was partly a product of poor U.

Climate change would have caused the decline of the Indus Valley civilization more than 3,000 years ago

Climate change would have caused the decline of the Indus Valley civilization more than 3,000 years ago

During the research in which a new mathematical model was applied, paleoclimatic data from the last 5,700 years were analyzed to relate the variations of monsoon rains with the collapse of civilization. , which flourished in the Bronze Age (more than 3.

Making and decorating Athenian black- and red-figure vases

Making and decorating Athenian black- and red-figure vases

The first stage in making a pot is to dig the clay out of the ground. Pieces of grit or plant matter must be removed before the clay can be used. This was done in ancient times, as it is today, by mixing...

11 July 1945

11 July 1945

11 July 1945July BurmaJapanese diversionary on Waw is cancelledHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 1 July 1945, http://www.

Crown Prince Olav Addresses Norwegians During World War II

Crown Prince Olav Addresses Norwegians During World War II

After Norway fell under control of the Axis powers during World War II, Crown Prince Olaf, from his exile in London, rallied Norway& 39;s underground resistance movement.