Battle of Vella Lavella


Battle of Vella Lavella

The name Battle of Vella Lavella may refer to three related battles between the Allies and Japan in the Solomon Islands in 1943, during the Pacific campaign of World War II.

* The naval Battle of Vella Gulf on the night of August 6-7, 1943.

* The Land Battle of Vella Lavella from August 15 to October 9, 1943.

* The Naval Battle of Vella Lavella on October 6, 1943.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Naval Battle of Vella Lavella — Battle of Vella Lavella Part of the Pacific Theater of World War II …   Wikipedia

  • Land Battle of Vella Lavella — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Land Battle of Vella Lavella partof=the Pacific Theater of World War II caption=New Zealand soldiers land at Baka Baka, Vella Lavella to relieve the U.S. 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Division, on September 17,… …   Wikipedia

  • Vella Lavella — is an island in the Western Province of the Solomon Islands. It lies to the west of New Georgia, but is considered one of the New Georgia Group. To its west is the Treasury Islands.The sea around the island was the site of the Naval Battle of… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Vella Gulf — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Vella Gulf caption=The U.S. destroyer Sterett . partof=the Pacific Theater of World War II date=August 6, 1943 ndash; August 7, 1943 place=Near Kolombangara in the Solomon Islands result=United States… …   Wikipedia

  • Bataille De Vella Lavella — Des soldats néo zélandais débarquent à Baka Baka sur Vella Lavella le 17 septembre 1943 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bataille de vella lavella — Des soldats néo zélandais débarquent à Baka Baka sur Vella Lavella le 17 septembre 1943 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bataille de Vella Lavella — Des soldats néo zélandais débarquent à Baka Baka sur Vella Lavella le 17 septembre 1943 Informations générales …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Schlacht bei Vella Lavella — Teil von: Zweiter Weltkrieg, Pazifikkrieg Datum 6. Oktober 1943 Ort vor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bataille Navale De Vella Lavella — Le destroyer USS Sterett Informations générales Date 7 octobre 1943 Lieu proximité de Vella Lavella …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bataille navale de vella lavella — Le destroyer USS Sterett Informations générales Date 7 octobre 1943 Lieu proximité de Vella Lavella …   Wikipédia en Français


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.