This 1940s Quiz Will Leave You Wondering How You Passed History Class

This fight was the first of its kind where aircraft carriers engaged each other.

Retry Correct Incorrect The Battle of the Coral Sea took place between Japan, Australia, and the United States from May 4 to 8 in 1942. The devastating water war left over 1,500 soldiers dead, and over 150 aircraft destroyed.
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This fight was the first of its kind where aircraft carriers engaged each other.

  • The Battle of the Reef, 1942
  • The Battle of the Coast, 1942
  • The Battle of Midway, 1942
  • The Battle of the Coral Sea, 1942
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