PATRICK HASKETT

Bismarck: Not Ready for Action?

By Timothy P. Mulligan
February 2001
A historian and archivist for the National Archives reveals evidence that the fabled German battleship—at the time "the most feared warship in the world"—actually was ill-prepared to fight.
U.S. NAVAL INSTITUTE COLLECTION

Massacre on Wake Island

By Major Mark E. Hubbs, U.S. Army Reserve (Retired)
February 2001
On Wake Atoll, an obscure memorial stands as the stark remnant of a disturbing World War II incident, when the Japanese summarily executed 98 U.S. construction workers and buried them ...