1944 - Invasion of Peleliu, Palau Islands, after several days of intensive carrier aircraft bombing and ship bombardment.
1950 - U.S. forces under Vice Adm. Arthur Struble achieve an amphibious landing
at Inchon, Korea.
1967 - Operation Crimson Tide in Mekong Delta.
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