The Battle of the Coral Sea

By: Kiersten Steinbrugge

About the Battle

The Battle of the Coral Sea started in May 1942, located in the Coral Sea in between Australia and New Guinea. This battle lasted about four days, and was marked the first air-sea battle in history. This battle started when the Japanese Invaded and occupied Port Moresby, in New Guinea.

Nations Involved

The countries involved in this battle was, the United States, Australia, and japan. Australia and the Untied States were allied countries fighting together.

Generals Involved