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BATTLE of LEYTE GULF 23-26 October 1944. The Greatest Naval Battle in History. Every facet of naval warfare - air, surface, submarine & amphibious - was involved & the only time an American aircraft carrier was sunk by gunfire
BATTLE of LEYTE GULF 23-26 October 1944. The Greatest Naval Battle in History by C. Vann Woodard. Nearly 300 ships? engaged in the battle. 200,000 men participated and dozens of ships were sunk, including some of the most powerful ever built, and 1,000s of men went to the bottom of the sea. Every facet of naval warfare?air, surface, submarine & amphibious ?was involved in this last clash of the dreadnoughts, and the only time an American aircraft carrier was sunk by gunfire. 244 pages, 46 photos, 6 charts.