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Diary December 10, 1941


Battleship Prince of Wales and battlecruiser Repulse under attack
Battleship Prince of Wales and battlecruiser Repulse under attack by Japanese bombers.
WW2 War Diary for Wednesday, December 10, 1941:

Sea War

Pacific: HMS PRINCE OF WALES AND REPULSE SUNK 322 KM NORTHEAST OF SINGAPORE by 88 Japanese bombers and torpedo planes (4 lost) operating from bases near Saigon. British casualties: 730 killed, including Admiral Phillips.
Philippines: JAPANESE LAND IN NORTHERN PHILIPPINES. Japanese capture Guam Island (USA) and Tarawa and Makin Island (GB).

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