Articles by Roy Stratton


Navy Guerrilla

By Roy Stratton, Commander, U. S. Navy (Retired)
July 1963
Today, Americans understand that a bamboo man-trap is every bit as lethal as a grenade. But a scant 20 years ago, a global war was in progress and unconventional warfare ...

German Naval Support Techniques In World War II

By Commander Roy O. Stratton (SC), U. S. Navy (Retired)
March 1954
Before the outbreak of World War II, the German Navy had no organized service force. Because of its size and mission, there was no need for mobile support techniques like ...

Germany's Secret Naval Supply Service

By Commander Roy O. Stratton (SC), U. S. Navy (Retired)
October 1953
Anyone who lived in Galveston in 1935 may remember a friendly German named Carl Biehl. It was his business to know where, when, and how he could get all kinds ...