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All battle stations manned; the U.S. Navy in World War II.

by James Poling

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Navy -- History.,
  • United States. Navy -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.

  • About the Edition

    An account of the reorganization and activities of the United States Pacific Navy fleet after Pearl Harbor.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD773 .P57 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination249, [7] p.
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5315604M
    ISBN 100448213966
    LC Control Number72127730

    In World War II, 59, women voluntarily risked their lives for their country as U.S. Army nurses. When the war began, some of them had so little idea of what to expect that they packed party dresses; but the reality of service quickly caught up with them, whether they waded through the water in the historic landings on North African and Normandy beaches, or worked around the clock in. The only documented World War II sinking of a U-boat close to New England shores occurred on May 5, , when the German submarine U torpedoed and sank the collier Black Point off Newport, Rhode Island. When Black Point was hit, the U.S. Navy immediately chased down the .

    Tin Can Titans: The Heroic Men and Ships of World War II's Most Decorated Navy Destroyer Squadron. out of 5. 30 review Add Your Review. Availability. "The Two-Ocean War: A Short History of the United States in the Second World War" by Samuel Eliot Morison, as a prelude to his 15 volume "History of United States Naval Operations in World War II". "The United States Navy in World War II" (se) by S E Smith,

    However, World War II was the first war in history to employ on a large scale ships, weapons, and devices actually designed and developed after the outbreak of war. These exerted a powerful influence on the organization and administration of the World War II naval forces. Area Commanders, such as CinCPOA and CinCSWPA were innovations. Chapter Japan Surrenders In the confusing days after Japan's surrender, the final naval battle of World War II was fought by two Chinese junks, one manned by Japanese, the other by the U.S. Navy. SACOs were ordered to the coast and secured it from Shanghai to Xiamen.


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