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2018 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest Sponsored with the Mine Warfare Association
Prize Title Author
First Prize The Other Mine Warfare Will Work Admiral James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld Jr., U.S. Navy (Retired), and Captain Syed Ahmad, JAGC, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Second Prize Mine Warfare: Ready and Able Now Lieutenant Allan Lucas, U.S. Navy, and Captain Ian Cameron, U.S. Marine Corps
Third Prize Win With the Second Best Weapon Lieutenant Commander Christopher Nelson, U.S. Navy
2017 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest Sponsored with the Mine Warfare Association
Prize Title Author
First Prize Rethink Mine Countermeasures Scott Savitz, Ph.D.
Second Prize Terror in the Water: Maritime Terrorism, Mines, and Other Imperiled Harbors Lieutenant (jg) Daniel Stefanus, U.S. Navy
Third Prize The Naval MCM Strategy: Post-Legacy to Post-LCS Jason Stack, Ph.D.
2015 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest sponsored by the Mine Warfare Association
Prize Title Author
First Prize Flash Mob in the Shipping Lane! Commander Timothy McGeehan, U.S. Navy, and Commander Douglas Wahl, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Second Prize Small Ships, Big Thinking Commander John A. Craig, Royal Navy
2014 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest sponsored by the Mine Warfare Association
Prize Title Author
First Prize Mine and Undersea Warfare for the Future Dr. Joshua A. Edwards and Captain Dennis M. Gallagher, U.S. Navy Reserve
Second Prize Terrorist Naval Mines/Underwater Improvised Explosive Devices Peter von Bleichert
Third Prize Position Open: USN Mine Warfare Champion Dr. Scott Truver
2013 Naval Mine Warfare Essay Contest sponsored by the Mine Warfare Association
Prize Title Author
First Prize Learning from IEDs Commander Thomas S. Reynolds, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Second Prize Mines Can Wait. Can We? Peter von Bleichert
Third Prize Naval Mine Warfare: Historic, Political-Military Lessons of an Asymmetric Weapon Lieutenant Colonel Michael F. Trevett, U.S. Army (Retired)

 
 

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