Ridgeland ~ Operation Watchtower: The Battle for Guadalcanal Lecture
Welcome back Dr. Fitz Hamer, from the SC Confederate Relic Room & Military Museum, for a special presentation on the Guadacanal Campaign of World War II, otherwise known as Operation Watchtower.
Fought between 7 August 1942 and 9 February 1943, the Guadacanal Campaign was the first major Allied offensive launched against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Learn about the major battles and the event that led up to the invasion with this exclusive Morris Center program!
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