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Naval History Magazine - Spring 1992 Volume 6 Number 1
content made possible by a gift from CAPT Roger Ekman, USN
Butch O'Hare and the Thach Weave
By Admiral John S. Thach, U.S. Navy (Retired)
In 1939 I reported to Fighting Squadron Three, based at North Island near San Diego. I progressed from gunnery officer to operations officer, and when Lieutenant Commander Sid Harvey took command of the squadron, I was made executive officer....