USS ASTORIA CA-34
The Official Home of 'Nasty Asty'
World War II History 1940-1942
Click on the sections below to learn more about the wartime history of USS ASTORIA CA-34:
The Pineapple Fleet 1940-1941
Final Fleet Problem and refit before the Japanese attacks on the Territory of Hawaii.
Lines of Advance 1942
Actions at the Coral Sea and Midway.
Preparing for the Offensive August 1942
From Hawaii to New Caledonia.
OPERATION WATCHTOWER 7-8 August 1942
The Invasion of Guadalcanal and Tulagi.
Iron Bottom Sound 9 August 1942
Savo Island: The final battle of USS ASTORIA CA-34.
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