US Ship Refused Landing On Guadalcanal

By | August 29, 2022 | 0 Comments
US Coast Guard ship refused permission to make port call in Solomon Islands, specifically Guadalcanal. Site of first major victory against Japan in WW2. Terrible, hard-fought battle where John Basilone earned his Medal of Honor. File under I for Ingratitude, enormous. Cross-file under J for Japanese, except for us they’d be speaking.

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