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Marshall Islands

. Third, fourth and fifth war patrols, October 1942 – May 1943 ''Flying Fish'' cleared Pearl Harbor 27 October, headed for her patrol area south of the Marshall Islands. Three times on this third patrol she launched bold attacks on Japanese task forces, only to suffer the frustration of poor torpedo performance, or to score hits causing damage which postwar evaluation could not confirm. She arrived at Brisbane (Brisbane, Australia) for refit on 16 December 1942. Her second war patrol

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