This was the first Japanese offensive on America, causing America's entry into the Pacific War.
This was a miniature offensive on Japanese homelands to which American bombers proved that the Japanese were vulnerable and also boosted American morale.
An American victory when Allied Forces prevented a Japanese invasion of Southeast New Guinea. It was the first air and sea battle in history.
The battle was a major turning point for America in the Pacific War as they were able to defeat Japan in one of the most significant naval battles.
This was the first major offensive in the Pacific for the Allied Powers and another major turning point in the war.
This was the second major offensive in the Pacific War from the Allied Powers however this time, both sides suffered heavy casualties.
Considered one of the largest naval battles, this was a victory to which American and Filipino forces worked together into defeating Japanese forces.
Most brutal fight in the Pacific where almost all the residents and Japanese were either killed or committed suicide after US forces took control.
One of the largest battles in history which was won by America giving them leverage and guaranteeing Japanese loss. Both sides suffered heavy casualties but in the end, US forces won.
The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki finally convinced Japanese Emperor Hirohito into surrendering. It was the last conflict in the Pacific and began a new age, a nuclear age.