CHAPTER ELEVEN December of 1944 found the Spence operating with Admiral Halsey’s Task Force 58 off the Philippine Islands. Spence was one of the many destroyers acting as plane guards for air operations in Leyte Gulf during the invasion of the Islands. She was in an entirely different war now, no more the rag tag […]NAQT — atthetable2015
“TUE., FEB., 23/2021@19:35-BATTLE FOR THE PACIFIC/1941-1935…AS THIS BLOG PORTRAYS; THAT THE U.S. NAVY, ALLIED NAVIES, AND THE AXIS/FOE/ENEMY…JAPAN-I.J.N., JUST NOT HAD TO DEAL WITH W.W.II NAVAL WARFARE, THEY ALL HAD TO DEAL WITH THE TYPHOONS…THE WEATHER, WHERE IN MANY DOCUMENTED AND NON-DOCUMENTED CASES; TOOK WARSHIPS, MERCHANT VESSELS, AIRCRAFT/WARPLANES-BOMBERS, ETC., DOWN TO THE BOOTOM OF THE PACIFIC OCEAN…WHERE SADLY and REMORSEFULLY, LIES THEIR KNOWN AND UNKNOWN TOMB!!!”
“NOTE: Still stands thine ancient sacrifice, a humble and a contrite heart; Lord God of Hosts be with us yet, LEST WE FORGET, LEST WE FORGET!!!” Poem by Rudyard Kipling.
“AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING…WE WILL REMEMBER THEM, WE WILL REMEMBER THEM!!!”
Brian MURZA/Killick Vison…W.W.II NAVAL RESEARCHER-PUBLISHED AUTHOR, PRESENT DAY NAVAL-MILITARY ANALYST, HIGH TREASON Q.E.II ANALYST, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.