Naval History Magazine - June 2004 Volume 18, Number 3

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Cover Story

Sidebar:  The Normandy Graveyard

The big-gun battleships softened the German defenses and made for dramatic newsreel footage 60 years ago....

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Open Content

The Truth about Alan Shepard

The author of a new biography of Alan Shepard, Light this Candle (New York: Crown, 2004) tells what he learned about...

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The Gallant Destroyers of D-Day

Sidebar:  The Normandy Graveyard

The big-gun battleships softened the German defenses and...

Tell Us

A respected military historian examines the reticence of World War II veterans in the hope that more will tell their stories...

'To Tell Great Stories'

'To Alabama, Very Well Done'

One unknown story of World War II concerns the role of the battleship USS Alabama (BB-60) in alerting Task Force 58...

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2014 U.S. Naval Institute Annual Meeting

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