5 Contents Background edit The overall Japanese strategy at Leyte Gulfa plan known as Sh-Go 1called for Vice-Admiral Jisabur Ozawa 's fleetknown as Northern Forceto lure the American 3rd Fleet away from the Allied landings on Leyte, using an apparently vulnerable force of Japanese carriers.
It was also comparable to the combined losses of the 543 men and three ships at the Battle of the Coral Sea, and 307 men and two ships at the Battle of Midway.
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Subsequent hits and near misses, as the Japanese switched to high-explosive shells, first caused Gambier Bay to lose speed, and she was soon dead in the water.
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Finally recovering, at 4,000 yards (3.7 km Roberts launched her torpedoes at Chkai without being fired upon.