Rear Admiral Holland has been a contributor to Proceedings.

Articles by W. J. Holland

Dissent Is Not Disloyalty

By Rear Admiral William J. Holland Jr., USN (Ret.)
July 2003
There is a time for bold, aggressive thought and there is a time to fall in line." With these words spoken at the Naval Institute's Annapolis Seminar in April, Chief ...

Where Will All the Admirals Go?

By Rear Admiral W. J. Holland Jr., U.S. Navy (Retired)
May 1999
New technologies force changes—in force structure, equipment designs, and operational processes. For the Navy, one effect of the shift to the network-centric/information age will be a change in command relationships ...

Battling Battery Boats

By Rear Admiral W. J. Holland, U.S. Navy (Retired)
June 1997
Any submarine has the potential to cause trouble, but the myth of diesel-electric submarine invincibility in the littorals can be shattered if antisubmarine warfare skills are learned and practiced.