Pages

Saturday, December 15, 2012

USS CANOPUS (AS-9)


The ghost ship of manila Bay kept the Japanese invaders confused as to her whereabouts, firepower, and intentions
---------------------------

An Allied force of aircraft, submarines, and a size-able well-trained army could not be permitted to exist along the line of communication and supply for the Philippines. For complete victory, the Japanese were compelled to neutralize and immobilize this very real danger in the Philippine Islands as quickly as possible.

Click: HERE