Military historian J. Michael Wenger has co-written eleven books, and numerous journal articles, newspaper features, and reviews. His main interest is Japanese carrier aviation and doctrine in World War II. He lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.  

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Redemption at the Hand of the Enemy

By J. Michael Wenger
December 2011
With his checkered past and poor health, the lieutenant was hanging on to a Navy career by his fingernails. That all changed, however, when the Japanese attacked the Pacific Fleet.

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