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By John J. Domagalski

The dramatic account of 2 American warships within the South Pacific, this publication follows the USS Astoria (CA–34) and USS Chicago (CA–29) in the course of the overdue summer season of 1942, while either participated within the early days of the severe conflict for Guadalcanal. Drawing on a number of firsthand bills, a few formerly unpublished, the booklet tells the tale from the viewpoint of the lads aboard each one send, transporting readers contained in the gun turrets, at the back of the lookout binoculars, and under deck because the conflict rages. person tales of heroism, sacrifice and survival spread as either vessels meet their fates within the South Pacific.

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By John J. Domagalski

The dramatic account of 2 American warships within the South Pacific, this publication follows the USS Astoria (CA–34) and USS Chicago (CA–29) in the course of the overdue summer season of 1942, while either participated within the early days of the severe conflict for Guadalcanal. Drawing on a number of firsthand bills, a few formerly unpublished, the booklet tells the tale from the viewpoint of the lads aboard each one send, transporting readers contained in the gun turrets, at the back of the lookout binoculars, and under deck because the conflict rages. person tales of heroism, sacrifice and survival spread as either vessels meet their fates within the South Pacific.

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