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Battle of Kolombangara, 1943
The Battle of Kolombangara, July 1943: Map showing the route taken by US Task Force 36.1 from Tulagi and the location where HMNZS Leander was hit by a Japanese torpedo.
Leander, by S. D. Waters in Episodes & Studies, Vol. IIWar History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs, Wellington, 1950
'Battle of Kolombangara, 1943', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/battle-kolombangara-1943, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 20-Dec-2012
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