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Timeline Event: Japanese attack Ceylon

Apr 05, 1942

Japanese attack Ceylon

Japanese carrier fleet attacked the British naval base at Ceylon, sinking two heavy cruisers.

Theater:  CBI Theater

ItemType:  Event

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Source:  ww2db

Date Added: 2010-04-05

Tags: Indian Ocean, Japanese, Ceylon, Heavy Cruisers, Carrier Fleet, Japanese Carriers

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