Proceedings Magazine - July 1929 Vol. 55/7/317

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Prepared from the documents of the Naval Archives

The British and Belgian press have glorified the British assaults on Zeebrugge and Ostend in 1918 with...



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  • The British Assault on the German Bases Ostend and Zeebrugge
    By Captain Karl Schultz, German Navy (Retired)

    Prepared from the documents of the Naval Archives

    The British and Belgian press have glorified the British assaults on Zeebrugge and Ostend in 1918 with astonishing vanity, departing far from the historical...

  • Form Suggested for the Line of Position
    By Lieutenant Commander P. V. H. Weems, U. S. Navy

    "If you 'ave a better 'ole, go to it!" but if you are not wedded to a pet arrangement for navigation work, we offer for consideration the idea of the vertical form. When we consider the time and labor spent in writing navigation...

  • The Naval Hero of Korea
    By Lieutenant Commander P. J. Searles (CEC), U. S. Navy

    In an obscure corner of the Orient, at a time when Philip of Spain was sending his mighty Armada to conquer England, there lived, fought, and died, one of the greatest naval heroes of all ages. Rising from an unknown origin, and after years of...

  • Postgraduate Instruction
    By Lieutenant A. M. Granum, U. S. Navy

    The necessity for specialized training for officers, beyond the fundamental education received at the Naval Academy, probably is not now seriously questioned by anyone. In practically every department on board ship an officer requires a...

  • Special Characteristics of the Ersatz Preussen
    By Captain H. C. Dinger, U. S. Navy

    The alleged characteristics of the German battleship Ersatz Preussen have been published. There has been much comment in the press as to this wonder ship, which is to cause consternation in all the navies and is heralded as almost the...

  • The Present Situation in Regard to Diesel Engines for Capital Ships
    By Captain A. M. Procter, U. S. Navy (Retired)

    On July 1, 1928, the world motor tonnage, building, exceeded that of steam tonnage by about thirty-five per cent. That this rate is being continued is indicated by a special London dispatch to the New York Journal of Commerce, under date...

  • Discussions

    The "Ersatz Preussen”

    (See pages 245-249 and illustration facing page 233, March, 1929, Proceedings)

  • Professional Notes
    Compiled By Lieutenant Commander D. B. Beary, U. S. Navy Lieutlnant Commander D. C. Ramsey, U. S. Navy And Professor Henry Bluestone, U. S. Naval Academy
  • Notes on International Affairs
    Prepared By Professor Allan Westcott, U. S. Naval Academy

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