Proceedings Magazine - March 1943 Vol. 69/3/481

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One of the more remarkable aspects of World War II has been the rapidity with which Japan overran Malaya, the Philippines, and other important areas in the South Pacific. It is now realized that...


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Formosa, Japan's Southern Naval Bastion

One of the more remarkable aspects of World War II has been the rapidity with which Japan overran Malaya, the Philippines, and other important...

Carrier Crisis

A study of naval warfare during the last century shows a strong tendency, in all navies, to base the essence of naval strength upon static...

Fleet Issue of Provisions

In May, 1941, Commander Service Force Pacific Fleet initiated a survey designed to determine the provision endurance of ships of the fleet. One of...

New Method for Current Observations

That the direction and strength of the ocean’s currents could be measured by a turn of the radio dial was inconceivable a few years ago, yet...

New Navigation Computers

Navigation is not a spectacular part of aviation, but by its own nature it is an indispensable part. In itself it is a science far older than the...

From Fighting Ship to Floating Hotel

From the Civil War to World War II is a long voyage through the seas of time—78 years to be exact. But that cruise has been made by a former...

Education for Retirement

Naval officers who are approaching the age of 64 come face to face with the unpleasant fact that the average span of life after retirement is only...

Backgrounds of Navigation

As navigators, naval officers are interested primarily in the practice of navigation at sea, and secondarily in the future development of means...

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The Tactically Logical Cruiser for Modern War

(See page 1698, December, 1942, Proceedings)...

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