23 relations: Battle of Leyte, Battle of North Borneo, Battle of Okinawa, Brunei, Brunei Bay, Convoy, D-Day (military term), Decimation (comics), H-hour (D-day), H-Hour: World's Elite, Marine Air-Ground Task Force, Maritime prepositioning ship, Military deployment, Military operation, Mobilization, NATO, Nazi Germany, Operation Downfall, Operation Overlord, Standardization Agreement, Trinity (nuclear test), Victory in Europe Day, Victory over Japan Day.
The Battle of Leyte in the Pacific campaign of World War II was the amphibious invasion of the Gulf of Leyte in the Philippines by American forces and Filipino guerrillas under the command of General Douglas MacArthur, who fought against the Imperial Japanese Army in the Philippines led by General Tomoyuki Yamashita from 17 October - 26 December 1944.
The Battle of North Borneo took place during the Second World War between Allied and Japanese forces.
The, codenamed Operation Iceberg, was a series of battles fought in the Ryukyu Islands, centered on the island of Okinawa, and included the largest amphibious assault in the Pacific War during World War II being the 1 April 1945 invasion of the island of Okinawa itself.
Brunei, officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace (Negara Brunei Darussalam, Jawi), is a sovereign state located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia.
Brunei Bay (Malay: Teluk Brunei) is on the northwestern coast of Borneo island, in Brunei and Malaysia.
A convoy is a group of vehicles, typically motor vehicles or ships, traveling together for mutual support and protection.
In the military, D-Day is the day on which a combat attack or operation is to be initiated.
"Decimation" is a storyline published by Marvel Comics in 2005, spinning off from the House of M limited series.
H-hour was the name given to the airborne assault in the Battle of Normandy.
H-Hour: World's Elite is a tactical shooter video game, currently being developed by SOF Studios.
The Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF, pronounced "MAG-TAF") is a term used by the United States Marine Corps to describe the principal organization for all missions across the range of military operations.
The 31 maritime prepositioning ships (MPS) are part of the United States Military Sealift Command's (MSC) Prepositioning Program.
Military deployment is the movement of armed forces and their logistical support infrastructure around the world.
A military operation is the coordinated military actions of a state, or a non-state actor, in response to a developing situation.
Mobilization is the act of assembling and making both troops and supplies ready for war.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO; Organisation du traité de l'Atlantique Nord; OTAN), also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.
Nazi Germany or the Third Reich (Drittes Reich) are common English names for the period of history in Germany from 1933 to 1945, when it was a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP).
Operation Downfall was the codename for the Allied plan for the invasion of Japan near the end of World War II.
Operation Overlord was the code name for the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied western Europe during World War II.
In NATO a Standardization Agreement (STANAG) defines processes, procedures, terms, and conditions for common military or technical procedures or equipment between the member countries of the alliance.
Trinity was the code name of the first detonation of a nuclear weapon, conducted by the United States Army on July 16, 1945, as part of the Manhattan Project.
Victory in Europe Day, generally known as V-E Day, VE Day or simply V Day was the public holiday celebrated on 8 May 1945 (7 May in Commonwealth realms) to mark the formal acceptance by the Allies of World War II of Nazi Germany's unconditional surrender of its armed forces.
Victory over Japan Day (also known as Victory in the Pacific Day, V-J Day, or V-P Day) is the day on which Japan surrendered in World War II, in effect ending the war.