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Categories: South West Pacific theatre of World War II, Coordinates on Wikidata, 1944 in the Philippines, December 1944 events, History of Leyte (province)
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Leyte  Leyte Island  Leyte invasion  Battle of Leyte  Leyte campaign
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A battle in World War II; the return of United States troops to the Philippines began with landings on Leyte Island in October 1944; the battle marked first use of kamikaze aircraft by the Japanese WordNet 3.0
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A battle in World War II; the return of United States troops to the Philippines began with landings on Leyte Island in October 1944; the battle marked first use of kamikaze aircraft by the Japanese WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
The Battle of Leyte in the Pacific campaign of World War II was the amphibious invasion of the island of Leyte in the Philippines by American forces and Filipino guerrillas under the overall command of General Douglas MacArthur, who fought against the Imperial Japanese Army in the Philippines led by General Tomoyuki Yamashita. Wikipedia
The 1944 reconquest of the island by American troops and Filipino guerrillas Wikipedia Disambiguation
Amphibious invasion of the Gulf of Leyte in the Philippines by American and Filipino guerrilla forces during WWII Wikidata