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Truman proclaimed September 2 as V-J Day (Victory over Japan). Kent Lee/East View Geospatial Slide: 1 / of 8 Caption: Soviet map of Berlin, 1983. The open-topped armoured hull was similar to that of the M3 Scout Car. He held audiences on matters of state and then forwarded the problem discussed onto the relevant minister. In desperation, the Japanese began to strike back with Kamikazes, or suicide planes. So many Filipino volunteers came from all over the United States that the 2nd Filipino Infantry Regiment was formed at Fort Ord, California on November 22, 1942.

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