Naval History Magazine - October 2003 Vol. 17 Number 5

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The distinguished public servant and scholar recently gave marching orders to those assembled for the annual Midway Night, this year commemorating the 61st anniversary of the...

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  • Proceedings Survey

  • Standing for Our Flag

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

  • SURVEY RESULTS: THE TOP THREE MOST EFFECTIVE NAVAL WEAPONS EVER USED!

    # 3 The Exocet Missile 

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  • Underappreciated Victory
    By James Schlesinger

    The distinguished public servant and scholar recently gave marching orders to those assembled for the annual Midway Night, this year commemorating the 61st anniversary of the Battle of Midway—depicted here in the late R...

  • Barbary War Bicentennial: Trouble on Kaliusa Reef
    By Commander Tyrone G. Martin, U.S. Navy (Retired)

    In fall 1803, Commodore Edward Preble commanded the third Mediterranean Squadron from the USS Constitution. Shortly after his arrival on station, he learned the USS Philadelphia was in the enemy's possession...

  • Turning the Tide at Salerno
    By Chief Warrant Officer Travis Beard, U.S. Navy (Retired)

    Sidebar: The Battle for Salerno: 9-16 September 1943

    Sixty years ago, a chief gunner's mate on board the destroyer Mayo (DD-422), witnessed the...


 
 

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