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The Battle of the Java Sea

by F. C. van Oosten

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Java Sea, Battle of the, Indonesia, 1942

  • Edition Notes

    StatementF. C. van Oosten.
    SeriesSea battles in close-up ; 15
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD774.J3 O56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p., [16] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4891636M
    ISBN 100870219111
    LC Control Number76024052
    OCLC/WorldCa3003692

    The Java Sea Campaign Combat Narrative, 75th Anniversay Edition (Click image to download PDF, MB) Prelude: ABDACOM Between 20 November and January , the Striking Force—Task Force Five (TF-5)—submarines, several auxiliaries and long-range patrol aircraft of the U.S. Asiatic Fleet, based at Cavite, Philippines, was ordered to.   In this episode we’re looking at the Java Sea Campaign, with Jeffrey Cox. Jeff’s book Rising Sun, Falling Skies: The disastrous Java Sea .

    Books Advanced Search Amazon Charts Best Sellers & more Top New Releases Deals in Books School Books Textbooks Books Outlet Children's Books Calendars & Diaries of 27 results for Books: "battle of the java sea".   Hear author James Hornfischer give a talk on his book, "Ship of Ghosts: USS Houston at the Battle of Java Sea" at The National WWII Museum International Conference on World War II: From Pearl.

    The battle of the Java Sea, fought in February , was the first major surface engagement of the Pacific War and one of the few naval battles of the entire war fought to a decisive victory. It was the culminating point of the Japanese drive to occupy the Netherlands East Indies (NEI) and, to defend the territory, the Allies assembled a striking force comprised of Dutch, American, . Buy The Battle of the Java Sea by Thomas, David Arthur (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8).


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The Battle of the Java Sea by F. C. van Oosten Download PDF EPUB FB2

David Arthur Thomas' Battle of the Java Sea is a comprehensive account of the decisive sea battle of early resulting in an Allied defeat at the hands of the still-surging Imperial Japanese Navy. The Allied ABDA Strike Force was cobbled together from a ragged mix of American, British, Dutch and Australian ships under the command of Dutch Admiral Karel Doorman, who died Cited by: 3.

David Arthur Thomas' Battle of the Java Sea is a comprehensive account of the decisive sea battle of early resulting in an Allied defeat at the hands of the still-surging Imperial Japanese Navy.

The Allied ABDA Strike Force was cobbled together from a ragged mix of American, British, Dutch and Australian ships under the command of Dutch /5(6). David Arthur Thomas' Battle of the Java Sea is a comprehensive account of the decisive sea battle of early resulting in an Allied defeat at the hands of the still-surging Imperial Japanese Navy.

The Allied ABDA Strike Force was cobbled together from a ragged mix of American, British, Dutch and Australian ships under the command of Dutch Admiral Karel Doorman, who died /5(6). The Battle of the Java Sea is a good book. It describes the naval operations in and around the Java Sea from December to March It did an excellent job of discussing the political background of the early Pacific War.

The tactical details of the engagement were also well written and very detailed/5. A highly illustrated study of the battle of the Java Sea, a key Japanese victory in their advance throughout Southeast Asia.

The battle of the Java Sea, fought in Februarywas the first major surface engagement of the Pacific War and one of the few naval battles of the entire war fought to a decisive victory/5(35). This is a small volume in the "Sea Battles in Close-up" series published in the s that looks not merely at the Battle of the Java Sea, but in what led up to the battle.

Do not let its small size mislead you - it is full of information that is otherwise not easily by: 3. This is a small volume in the "Sea Battles in Close-up" series published in the s that looks not merely at the Battle of the Java Sea, but in what led up to the battle.

Do not let its small size mislead you - it is full of information that is otherwise not easily obtainable/5(2). The Battle of the Java Sea was a resounding victory for the Japanese and effectively ended meaningful naval resistance by ABDA forces. In the fighting, Doorman lost two light cruisers and three destroyers, as well as one heavy cruiser badly damaged and around 2, killed.

The Battle of the Java Sea occurred on Februand was an early naval engagement of World War II () in the Pacific. With the beginning of fighting in the Dutch East Indies, Allied forces attempted to unite to.

February Battle of the Java Sea. The Battle of the Java Sea began when the American-British-Dutch-Australian (ABDA) naval command attempted to stop the Japanese invasion of Java on Febru Led by Royal Netherlands Navy Rear Admiral Karel W.F.M.

Doorman, the ABDA force was decimated in a seven-hour battle. Wikipedia calls The Battle of the Java Sea “a decisive naval battle that sealed the fate of the Netherlands East Indies,” and it is well-documented in many history books, in accounts which can be found on the internet, through interviews and poignant eye-witness accounts with WWII veterans, survivors of the Battle from the American.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(2). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Map on lining papers. Description: pages 12 plates, illustrations, plans, portraits 23 cm.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Oosten, F.C. van, Battle of the Java Sea. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, (OCoLC) The Battle of Java (Invasion of Java, Operation J) was a battle of the Pacific theatre of World War occurred on the island of Java from 28 February – 12 March It involved forces from the Empire of Japan, which invaded on 28 Februaryand Allied personnel.

Allied commanders signed a formal surrender at Japanese headquarters at Bandung on 12 on: Java, Dutch East Indies. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thomas, David Arthur, Battle of the Java Sea. New York, Stein and Day [, ©] (OCoLC)   The Battle of the Java Sea: This little known sea battle was overshadowed by Pearl Harbor, The Philippines, Wake Island and other events at the outset of World War II.

The Battle of the Java Sea was none the less a critical sea battle. The allies threw together a battle fleet to blunt Japanese expansion into South East Asia, Sumatra and : Ronald Ledwell. The Loss of Java explains in detail the air, sea and land battles between the Allied and Japanese armed forces during the battle for Java that followed the evacuation of southern Sumatra in February Little has been written about the allied air campaign, or about why Dutch forces fought just one major land battle with the Japanese, the Battle of the Tjiater Pass, in the later.

David Arthur Thomas' Battle of the Java Sea is a comprehensive account of the decisive sea battle of early resulting in an Allied defeat at the hands of the still-surging Imperial Japanese Navy. The Allied ABDA Strike Force was cobbled together from a ragged mix of American, British, Dutch and Australian ships under the command of Dutch /5(3).The Battle of the Java Sea, viewed strategically, had little impact on the course of the war and yet it has left its scars on history.

It was a fight against desperate odds, marking the end of the gallant struggle of a desperately depleted Allied fleet - American, British and Dutch - to keep the Japanese out of the Dutch East Indies in /5(4).

The Battle of the Java Sea: This little known sea battle was overshadowed by Pearl Harbor, The Philippines, Wake Island and other events at the outset of World War II. The Battle of the Java Sea was none the less a critical sea battle. The allies threw together a battle fleet to blunt Japanese expansion into South East Asia, Sumatra and : Ronald Ledwell, Sr.