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, Military deployment, Military operation, Mobilization, NATO, Nazi Germany, Operation Downfall, Operation Overlord, Standardization Agreement, Strategic sealift ships, Trinity (nuclear test), Victory in Europe Day, Victory over Japan Day.
The Battle of Leyte (Filipino: Labanan sa Leyte, Waray: Gubat ha Leyte, 17 October - 26 December 1944) 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 command of General Douglas MacArthur, who fought against the Imperial Japanese Army in the Philippines led by General Tomoyuki Yamashita.
The Battle of North Borneo took place during the Second World War between Allied and Japanese forces.
The (Uchinaa ikusa), codenamed Operation Iceberg, was a major battle of the Pacific War fought on the island of Okinawa by United States Marine and Army forces against the Imperial Japanese Army.
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 (Teluk Brunei) is on the northwestern coast of Borneo island, in Brunei and Malaysia.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
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 event published by Marvel Comics in 2005, spinning out of the events of the House of M limited series.
H-hour was the name given to the airborne assault during the Normandy landings of World War II.
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.
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, in military terminology, is the act of assembling and readying troops and supplies 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 between 29 North American and European countries.
Nazi Germany is the common English name for the period in German history from 1933 to 1945, when Germany was under the dictatorship of Adolf Hitler through the Nazi Party (NSDAP).
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Operation Downfall was the proposed Allied plan for the invasion of Japan near the end of World War II.
Operation Overlord was the codename 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.
Strategic sealift ships are part of the United States Military Sealift Command's (MSC) prepositioning program.
Trinity was the code name of the first detonation of a nuclear weapon.
Victory in Europe Day, generally known as V-E Day, VE Day or simply V Day, celebrated on May 8, 1945 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 V-J Day, Victory in the Pacific Day, or V-P Day) is the day on which Imperial Japan surrendered in World War II, in effect ending the war.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
E Day, E day, F-Hour, G Day, G day, G-day, H Hour, H hour, H-Hour, H-hour, I-Day, J-Day (military designation), L-Hour, N-Day, O-Day, P-Day, Q-Day, R-Day, S Day, S-Day, T-Day, W Day, W-Day, Y-Day, Zero Hour (military designation).