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Jun 16

Midway and the Coral Sea, rationing – World War II week by week

News of the Lexinton and the battle of Midway in this edition of the Telegram-Tribune June 12, 1942.

Details on two major sea battles in the Pacific were beginning to sift onto the front pages of the then Telegram-Tribune. Censors had delayed the release of information. The battle of the Coral Sea was over a month ago but the loss of the Lexington was revealed June 12, 1942. The damage to the Japanese …

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