USS Thresher

66 Years of Undersea Surveillance

By Captain Brian Taddiken, U.S. Navy and Lieutenant Kirsten Krock, U.S. Navy
February 2021
Just over 66 years ago, one of the Navy’s most secretive communities began. Its members went by the code word SOSUS, which means “Sound Surveillance System.” A new front line ...
The early 20th-century Marine Corps’ planning and execution of advanced base operations could provide lessons in leadership and innovation to today’s service.

The 20th-Century Roots of EABO

By First Lieutenant James Winnefeld, U.S. Marine Corps
February 2021
2020 CNO Naval History Essay Contest Winner. As the Marine Corps faces new challenges, it should heed lessons from the past on guiding innovation.

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