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Operation Hailstone... Truk Island attacked....
Item # 646888
February 18, 1944
WILMINGTON MORNING STAR, N.C., February 18, 1944
* Operation Hailstone - Truk Island (Chuuk)
* World War II - WWII
The front page has a banner headline: "American Task Forces Assault Truk For First Time" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on "Operation Hailstone" which was a massive naval air and surface attack on Truk Island.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete in 12 pages, nice condition.
Category: World War II