The Kingston Daily Freeman Kingston New York 31 July 1943

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The Kingston Daily Freeman Kingston New York 31 July 1943 - Sparti- the disclosed north blockade anti...
Sparti- the disclosed north blockade anti eastern oil a on the hcmrn- was the tug near halt motor oil probably another Joe and force four Ihe as (»as Week airport 11 miles south of Rome. Allied. Pacific Might Is Set (Continued from Page One) their gains was not announced. 11' was the first reported use of flamethrowers in the month-old fight for the enemy's important central Solomons airbasc. Use of tanks had been attempted before but the rugged terrain deeper in the jungle had stopped t hem- While the armored units were blazing ahead southeast of Munda, American forces north of the airdrome battered tack a Japanese counterattack. U. S. Navy torpedo and divebombers. covered by Wildcat fighter?, struck heavily at coastal positions west of the airdrome where' *he Japanese still clint; to bcachhc.ids. Sironf; formations of Ihc Navy's Dauntless and Avcnfcr bombers pouniled enemy i~un ·'actions around Bairoko Harbor 30 miles north of Munda. Americans hold the coast north of Bairoko and 5hc road Ic.idinp south lo Munda. New evidence ol lhc Krowinc. A3- licd aerial mipht was oraMinwi in today's OMntnunitiUe rom General Douglas MacAnhur's hcadijuar- tcrs. ljncrA*ir ocmrr.^ rwwttd by a rnwrrful force of fichlrr*. allacMn;: liallslc sirflrprnc in "hp northern Solomon*. VIUMH£ four.c- wrrr 3*1 "Jip air C/V-CT ahr i-Jiriny s.'U'cm^'holt" Itul l!hc?' "'.avriifloa' ·ccnri- ihal,~ Ihc oornmunicfuc J.aad. the had because further was before with Italian pressure to \king Siale ham I lry ier. past?line

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