Episode 281-The Fall of Java Pt 1

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Posted On March 3, 2020

With Sumatra lost, the Allies know that Java is next. Gen. Archibald Wavell, ABDA Commander gathers his meager forces, but already knows they will not win. Still with vessels like the heavy cruiser USS Houston, the best the defenders can hope for is to make the Japanese bleed before taking their latest prize.

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