Kamikaze Pilots

Kamikaze pilots were a devastating force during World War II, flying their planes directly into enemy ships in suicide attacks. These pilots were highly trained and motivated, willing to give their lives for their country and their cause. The Kamikaze tactic was first used by the Japanese in an attempt to stop the American advance … Read more

Kamikaze Essay

During World War II in the Pacific, beginning in late 1944 and continuing into 1945 Kamikaze pilots were used in a final attempt to inflict heavy damage on Allied forces just before Japan’s surrender. Kamikaze pilots would deliberately crash their planes, loaded with bombs, into U. S. Navy ships during the Battle of Okinawa and … Read more