The Bismarck Sea lies in the southwestern Pacific Ocean to the north
of the island of Papua New Guinea and to the south of the Bismarck
Archipelago and Admiralty
Bismarck Sea during World War II on March 3 and 4th, 1943, towards the
beginning of the War.
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USS Bismarck Sea (CVE-95) was a Casablanca class escort carrier of the
United States Navy. She was launched on 17 April 1944 by Kaiser Co.,
renamed Bismarck Sea on 16 May 1944; transferred to the Navy
on 20 May 1944; and commissioned the same day, with Captain J. L.
Pratt in command.
the Bismarck Sea, first on the starboard side under the first 40 mm
gun (aft), crashing through the hangar deck and striking the ship's
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destroyed a Japanese convoy in the Bismarck Sea in March 1943
Synonym: battle of the Bismarck Sea
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destroyed a Japanese convoy in the Bismarck Sea in March 1943
Synonym: Bismarck Sea
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The Battle of the Bismarck Sea was a battle in the South West Pacific
Area (SWPA) during World War II, in which planes of the United States
Fifth Air Force and
The Bismarck Sea is in the Southwestern Pacific Ocean, north of
Papua, New Guinea.
The Bismarck Sea got it's name from German Chancellor
Otto von Bismarck, the sea was under German control from 1885 to
the Battle of the Bismarck Sea, in 1934 during World War II.
renamed Bismarck Sea on 16 May 1944; transferred to
the Navy on 20 May 1944 at Astoria, Oreg.; and commissioned the same
day, Capt. John L.
Ordered to Ulithi the next day, Bismarck Sea remained there for 10
days before being sent to Philippine waters to cover convoy movements
east of Mindanao.
Once again, Bismarck Sea operated as part of the escort
carrier support force. The so called "baby flattops" o£ TG 52.
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A: The Battle of the Bismarck Sea was a major defeat for the
Yet the Allied victory at the Battle of the Bismarck Sea was far from
inevitable and might not have occurred at all were it not for a
humiliating failure Allied air forces suffered just a few
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USS BISMARCK SEA was the 41st CASABLANCA - class escort carrier and
the first ship in the Navy to bear the name.
The BISMARCK SEA was stricken from
the Navy list on March 30, 1945.
BISMARCK SEA was launched 17 April 1944 by Kaiser Co., Inc.,
Vancouver, Wash., under a Maritime Commission contract as ALIKULA BAY;
sponsored by Mrs. M. C.
The Bismarck Sea lies off the north coast of New Guinea. It is
surrounded by volcanic islands, the largest being New Britain.
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Bismarck Sea A section of the southwest Pacific Ocean northeast of New
Guinea and northwest of New Britain.
Bismarck Sea - an arm of the South Pacific to the southwest of the
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convoy in the Bismarck Sea in March 1943
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Bismarck Sea was sunk in 1945 by a Kamikaze attack off of Iwo Jima.
PO2. Richard Kaplan ...
USS Bismarck Sea was sunk in 1945 by a Kamikaze attack off of
Iwo Jima. PO2. Richard Kaplan was aboard ship that day.
his gun at kamikazes when Bismarck Sea was
struck by the 2 kamikazes. Please see the
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BISMARCK SEA, BATTLE OF (2–4 March 1943).
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The Battle of the Bismarck Sea was fought March 2-4, 1943, during
World War II (1939-1945).
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The Bismarck Sea lies to the north of the island of New Guinea and the
sulfides of the Bismarck Sea occur at relatively shallow depths (less
than two kilometers).
USS Bismarck Sea (CVE-95) underway in June 1944 taking it green,
location unknown (USN photo.
Large explosion on board USS Bismarck Sea (CVE-95) during the night of
February 21, 1945.
Papua New Guinea's Bismarck Sea; it is the outer limits of the Diving
The Bismarck Sea lies to the north and east of Papua New Guinea; its
southern border laps the shores of New Britain, which is where the
Everything in the Bismarck Sea is on a different scale from the rest
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With the Bismarck Sea went down 400 of her ship's company of 1,000
men, most of whom perished when the ship's main magazine went up with
the second direct Japanese bomb hit
went aboard the Bismarck Sea, a brand new carrier just in from her
shake-down run, last August.
It was a real wrench to see the lady go down.
After the Bismarck Sea action little reliable information about
Japanese air operations at Tuluvu is available in March and April.
Allied reconnaissance sighted a single fighter there in mid-March.
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defeat, while the Bismarck Sea fight resulted in a stunning victory
for the Allies, as important as Milne Bay and the Kokada campaign.
Bismarck Sea had been well and truly joined.
In less than twenty lethal, explosive minutes, it was virtually
But the Bismarck Sea Battle ended for good enemy ambitions to
substantially reinforce his army in New Guinea.
The Battle of the Bismarck Sea was over. The entire force of Japanese
troops, supplies, and equipment had been destroyed; the encounter had
cost the enemy an estimated 15,000 lives.
Since the Bismarck Sea action had proved the concept was sound, all
light- and medium-bomber pilots were trained in low-altitude bombing
that ranks with the Bismarck Sea battle in the history of the war in
the South Pacific.
While six P-38 squadrons flew top cover, Maj.
During the Battle of the Bismarck Sea of March 2-4, 1943, the RAAF and
USAAF destroyed a Japanese convoy from Rabaul was sent to reinforce
Bismarck Sea was launched 17 April 1944 by Kaiser Co., Ine.,
Vaneouver, Wash., under a Maritime Commission contract as Alikula Bay;
sponsored by Mrs. M. C.
Bismarck Sea received three battle stars for her World War II
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- The Bismarck Sea is one of the last pristine undersea realms in the
world with marine life virtually untouched by man.