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Panic! at Fort Stevens:

Japanese Navy Shells Fort Stevens, Oregon in WWII

Paperback (94 pages)
One of few attacks on the American mainland. Imperial Japanese submarine I-25 fired shots at Fort Stevens, Oregon not aware of the big guns of Battery Russell that could have blasted the sub out of the water had an American Colonel commanded "FIRE!"

Panic! at Fort Stevens:

Long-range Imperial Japanese submarine I-25 was part of the Aleutian Campaign. It and I-26 were dispatched to Cape Flattery to look for U. S. naval interference that might be enroute to the Aleutians. Both attacked ships near the Str. of Juan de Fuca. I-26 also shelled the Estevan Point, B. C. lighthouse while I-25 went to the Columbia River. There, I-25 shot at Fort Stevens, not aware of the big guns of Battery Russell that could have blasted the sub out of the water had an American Colonel commanded "FIRE"! --- from book's back cover

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