U.S. NAVAL INSTITUTE PHOTO ARCHIVE

Pounding the Do Son Peninsula

By Commander John G. Robinson, U.S. Navy (Retired)
August 2007
During a closely coordinated 1972 operation to shut down Haiphong Harbor, U.S. cruisers and destroyers put their guns on target and then opened fire.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF NAVAL AVIATION BY DON RESMONDO

On Our Scope

By Richard G. Latture, Editor-in-Chief
August 2007
Midway, the focus of Naval History' s June issue, is traditionally considered the turning point of the war in the Pacific. In this issue, however, we're commemorating the 65th anniversary ...
U.S. Naval Institute Photo Archive

Crucible at Sea

By Richard B. Frank
August 2007
The naval battles off Guadalcanal ruthlessly delivered a searing audit of U.S. Navy leadership and prewar doctrine.
Naval Historical Center

Combat Artists of Guadalcanal

By Colonel H. Avery Chenoweth, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve (Retired)
August 2007
Navy and Marine Corps artists captured the drama that unfolded before them on the sea and in the jungle during the Guadalcanal campaign.
U.S. Naval Institute Photo Archive

Crucible at Sea

By Richard B. Frank
August 2007
The naval battles off Guadalcanal ruthlessly delivered a searing audit of U.S. Navy leadership and prewar doctrine.
Naval Historical Center

Combat Artists of Guadalcanal

By Colonel H. Avery Chenoweth, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve (Retired)
August 2007
Navy and Marine Corps artists captured the drama that unfolded before them on the sea and in the jungle during the Guadalcanal campaign.