Proceedings Magazine - December 1955 Vol. 81/12/634

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Ten years ago the people of America were told that if they wanted lasting peace they would have to maintain a powerful fighting force at the ready for at least a half-century. This...

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  • The Need To Know (Enlisted Prize Essay, 1955)
    By Joseph D. Harrington, Chief Journalist, U. S. Navy

    Ten years ago the people of America were told that if they wanted lasting peace they would have to maintain a powerful fighting force at the ready for at least a half-century. This premise even some Navy professionals found hard to...

  • Letter to My Son
    By Captain ———, U. S. Navy

    21 May 1955

    Dear Son,

    A little over a quarter of a century ago I was on the verge, as you are today, of being graduated from the Naval Academy. No doubt your thoughts now, as mine were then, are occupied largely with...

  • Hawaii Operation
    By Vice Admiral Shigeru Fukudotne, Former Imperial Japanese Navy

    I. Postwar Domestic and Foreign Criticism

    Numerous criticisms have been voiced since the end of the war, both at home and abroad, regarding the Hawaii Operation.* As far as the writer’s...

  • Survivor Benefits—What Are They?
    By Rear Admiral Elton W. Grenfell, U. S. Navy

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  • Kashmir: Valley Of Indecision
    By Murray Green

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  • The Meaning Of Naval Prestige
    By J. A. Lukacs

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  • Hydro at 125
    By Captain Joe Brice Cochran, U. S. Navy

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  • Charting The Seas (Pictorial Section)
  • Discussions, Comments and Notes

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  • Book Reviews

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  • Professional Notes

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  • In The Shadows of Tomorrow
    The Honorable Charles S. Thomas, Secretary of the Navy

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