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Honour - LINGAYEN GULF 1945


Date - 05 / 09-January
Type - Fleet or Squadron Honours
Conflict - World War 2; 1939-45

 
Description The action took place at Lingayen Gulf in the Philippines.

It formed part of the campaign to retake the Islands from the Japanese. Apart from the usual naval and aircraft opposition, it also included kamikaze attacks.

The following Australian ships took part in the battle.

 

 
 
HM Ships
Arunta  Australia  Gascoyne  Shropshire  Warramunga 
Warrego         
         
 
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