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Timeline Event: Yamamoto Shot Down

Apr 18, 1943

Yamamoto Shot Down

Traveling in a bomber, Japanese Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, was shot down by American P-38 fighters.

Theater:  Pacific Theater

ItemType:  Person

Source:  World War II History

Date Added: 2010-04-18

Tags: Isoroku Yamamoto, P-38 Lightning, Admiral, IJN,Japanese Navy

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