Do you think the US would have achieved success against the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) if US Admirals like Nimitz, Halsey, and others did not have friend-like relationships with one another?
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Admiral Chester Nimitz and Rear Admiral William “Bull” Halsey were colleagues and had a friendship during World War 2. During the battle of Leyte Gulf, a miscommunication between the two led to unnecessary losses. Calling into the question whether they were friends or friendly.