Battle of the Coral Sea 75th Anniversary 4-8 May 2017

By Desmond Woods

On the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Coral Sea in May 1942 it is time to remember the 543 Americans who were killed in the battle. It is also time to remember the contribution made by Australian born Rear Admiral John ( Jack ) Crace, RN in command of the Task Force comprising the RAN and USN Squadron which blocked the Jomard passage to the Japanese ships planning to seize Port Moresby.

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