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War Stories

This WWII Plan To Unleash The Bubonic Plague on the USA Almost Came To Fruition

Operation Cherry Blossoms at Night

A long range I-400 Japanese submarine (Public domain)

In the late weeks of 1944, Japan knew that they no longer had the capabilities to win the war. Military planning switched gears from aiming to win to aiming to lose best. This new strategy revolved around the idea of making the war so insufferable that Japan would be given…

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