Naval History Magazine - June 2000 Volume 14 Number 3

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Begun literally within days of France's surrender in June 1940, Germany's U-boat bunkers on the Bay of Biscay remain standing to this day as stark monuments to Nazi...

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    In the June Proceedings, Captain Eyer in his “Charting a Course” column introduced retired Navy Admiral William...

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  • Into the Grey Wolves' Den
    By Jerome M. O'Connor


    Begun literally within days of France's surrender in June 1940, Germany's U-boat bunkers on the Bay of Biscay remain standing to this day as stark monuments to Nazi engineering skill, and Adolf Hitler's determination to...

  • My Korean War
    By John K. C. Oh

    Fifty years ago, North Korea launched an invasion of its southern neighbor and started a war that remains unresolved to this day. The author was a witness to the war from the beginning—and it changed his life forever....

  • Truman Responds
    By Arnold A. Offner

    From the beginning, President Harry S. Truman wanted the Korean conflict to remain a limited war. South Korea was saved; but at a heavy price.

    Word came to Washington late on 24 June 1950 that North Korean forces...

  • An Ordeal to Forget
    By Thomas A. Donovan, Jr.

    In an extraordinary survival story, a U.S. naval officer is rescued from the USS Langley (AV-3) after a Japanese attack that eventually sank the ship. He then becomes stranded on a remote beach, faces an Indian firing...


 
 

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