Operation Meetinghouse , which was conducted on the night of 9—10 March , is the single most destructive bombing raid in human history. Strategic bombing and urban area bombing began in after the long-range B Superfortress bomber entered service, first deployed from China and thereafter the Mariana Islands. B raids from those islands began on 17 November , and lasted until 15 August , the day of Japanese surrender.
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