Highlights from Naval History
Lancastria sinking

The Sinking of the Lancastria

By Michael Sheldrick
February 2023
Thousands were killed when the Luftwaffe sank the British ship Lancastria in 1940; for some, even years later, the loss was personal.
McCool (left) and Commander Rick Hubbard

Indomitable Spirit

By William J. Prom
February 2023
From his glory days as a star runner at the U.S. Naval Academy to his ultimate fate in the space shuttle Columbia, a tribute to Willie McCool.
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Book Reviews

February 2023
Historian David F. Winkler reviews Escape from Java: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the USS Marblehead.


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