Battle Of Wake Island

Facts, information and articles about the Battle Of Wake Island, December 8-23. 1941 Having reinforced the island’s defenses only days before, Marine Fighting Squadron 211 (VMF-211) used parts from damaged aircraft to keep their fighters flying until the final days of the battle. (USMC) Dates: December 8-23. 1941 Location: Wake Island in the Central Pacific Ocean Generals/Commanders: American: … Continue reading Battle Of Wake Island