Naval History Magazine - February 2007 Volume 21, Number 1

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Cover Story

When the Union commander of what became known as the Civil War's 1865 Carolinas campaign needed to communicate with one of his subordinate generals, an unlikely team of U.S....

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Highlights

  • Sailors of the Battleship Navy
    By Paul Stillwell

    From Big to Enormous: Evolution of the U.S. Battleship

    For nearly a hundred years, U.S. battleships commanded respect on the oceans while also earning the love of the brash breed of Sailors who...

  • 'Conducive to Fright Itself'
    By Val Adams Jr., with Jim Adams
    Observing the Battle of Iwo Jima from the USS Rutland (APA-192), a Naval Reserve chief radioman reflected on the significance of the U.S. operation and marveled at the spirit and sacrifice of the United States Marines.

    It...

  • 'Conducive to Fright Itself'
    By Val Adams Jr., with Jim Adams
    Observing the Battle of Iwo Jima from the USS Rutland (APA-192), a Naval Reserve chief radioman reflected on the significance of the U.S. operation and marveled at the spirit and sacrifice of the United States Marines.

    It...

Extra

  • 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 

    ...

Subscriber Only Content

  • Navy Acting Like Army
    By Chuck Veit

    When the Union commander of what became known as the Civil War's 1865 Carolinas campaign needed to communicate with one of his subordinate generals, an unlikely team of U.S. Navy Sailors volunteered for the mission.

  • The Wahoo Discovered
    By Carl LaVO

    With the confirmed identification of the legendary World War II submarine by the U.S. Navy, a significant chapter in the history of the Silent Service can be closed.

  • On Our Scope
    By Richard G. Latture, Editor-in-Chief


 
 

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