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From the Magazines

Learn more about the Pacific War in Proceedings and Naval History Magazine.

Carrier Air Group (CVG) 11 planes are arrayed on the flight deck of the USS Hornet (CV-12)

The Tale of Eleven

By Barrett Tillman
August 2019
They flew into legend in combat over the Pacific, eventually becoming the heroes of the Hornet; here is the story of Carrier Air Group 11.
Aerial view of the Japanese Fleet under attack at the Battle of Leyte Gulf

The Battle for Leyte Gulf

By Fleet Admiral William F. Halsey, Jr., U.S. Navy (Retired)
May 1952
Fleet Admiral William F. "Bull" Halsey describes the October 1944 battle as he saw it develop aboard the U.S.S. New Jersey (BB-62).