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XyZspineZyX
10-24-2003, 03:02 PM
I had to post this.

Moderators, if it is too OT, feel free to lock it. I thought it was a really good article.


http://www.2theadvocate.com/stories/102403/peo_surigao001.shtml

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XyZspineZyX
10-24-2003, 03:02 PM
I had to post this.

Moderators, if it is too OT, feel free to lock it. I thought it was a really good article.


http://www.2theadvocate.com/stories/102403/peo_surigao001.shtml

http://home.austin.rr.com/jasandtrace/images/sig.jpg

XyZspineZyX
10-24-2003, 03:20 PM
Interesting stuff.



More info about this battle:

http://www.combinedfleet.com/atully06.htm

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