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Posted by David on April 20, 2021, 18:31:26, in reply to "resources?
the morale of the nation needed a boost plus possibly damaging Japan's morale.
Very costly in many ways. I believe the US would have been better served if the Hornet and Enterprise would have done some more nuisance raids. That may have whipped Hornet's air group into shape. Then it might have been useful at Midway.
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