War Decorations

By Colonel Dion Williams, U. S. Marine Corps
April 1919
WAR DECORATIONS By Colonel Dion Williams, U.S. Marine Corps A decoration in the sense here used is a badge or mark of honor to be worn upon the person as ...

Naval Appropriations

By Captain Charles Conard, P. C., U. S. Navy
April 1919
NAVAL APPROPRIATIONS By Captain Charles Conard, P. C, U. S. Navy INTRODUCTORY The appropriation system of the Navy Department constitutes a handicap against the uniform advance in industrial and administrative ...


By Captain J. F. Hellweg, U. S. Navy
April 1919
SYSTEM By Captain J.F. Hellweg, U.S. Navy A large number of new ships are being commissioned, particularly small ones, and many of the young officers ordered to them have had ...

Winning The Engineering White E.

By Commander Bruce R. Ware, Jr., U. S. Navy
April 1919
WINNING THE ENGINEERING WHITE E By Commander Bruce R. Ware, Jr., U.S. Navy In December, 1915, the U. S. S. Texas was standing about 14th in the engineering competition. She ...

Professional Notes

Prepared By Commander S. A. Taffinder, U.S. Navy
April 1919
PROFESSIONAL NOTES Prepared By Commander S.A. Taffinder, U.S. Navy AUSTRO-HUNGARY Austro-Hungary’s Diminished Merchant Fleet.—At the outbreak of the war Austria possessed 186 ocean-going ships, aggregating 757,043 gross tons. In addition, ...

Diplomatic Notes

Prepared By A. F. Westcott, Ph. D., Instructor, U. S. Naval Academy
April 1919
DIPLOMATIC NOTES From February 20 to March 20 Prepared by Allan Westcott, Associate Professor, U. S. Naval Academy PROGRESS OF PEACE CONFERENCE Inclusion of League Covenant in Peace Preliminaries.—At the ...

Review Of Books

April 1919
REVIEW OF BOOKS ON SUBJECTS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST "Ship Stability and Trim." By Percy A. Hillhouse, B. Sc. M. I. N. A., 297 pages. Price $4.50 net. (London: John Hogg, ...

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