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Battle of Samar
2013
October 25th, 1944: US carrier escort force Taffy 3 engages Japanese center force off the island of Samar in the Philippines marking the last great action organized by the Japanese during World War II...

"In no engagement of its entire history has the United States Navy shown more gallantry, guts and gumption than in those two morning hours between 0730 and 0930 off Samar ”

- Samuel Eliot Morison, History of United States Naval Operations in World War II
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