By Thomas P. Ostrom
This thorough heritage info these and different very important missions, which integrated strive against engagement with submarines and kamikaze planes, and typhoons. at the domestic entrance, port defense missions regarding seek and rescue, hearth battling, explosives, espionage and sabotage provided their very own certain hazards and challenges.
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