World War II Pacific Theater: Day by Day

This video gives a good feel for the almost unbelievable scope of the Pacific War.  The distances were immense, the areas fought over often quite primitive, and the logistics were frequently nightmarish.  One of the main reasons why the Japanese were defeated was that they simply lacked the ability to supply the vast areas they initially conquered, with Allied sea and air power increasingly making such supply impossible as the War went on.

Published in: on August 26, 2015 at 5:30 am  Comments Off on World War II Pacific Theater: Day by Day  
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