Ward Carroll, USNI Director of Outreach and Marketing

Ward Carroll flew in F-14 Tomcats for fifteen years after graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy. He was named Naval Institute Press Author of the Year in 2001 for his novel Punk’s War and is also the author of Punk’s Fight and Punk’s Wing. He is the host of the popular Ward Carroll YouTube channel.

Articles by Ward Carroll

The Bond Outlives the Scandal

By Commander Ward Carroll, U.S. Navy (Retired)
September 2011
In 1989, I was the editor of Approach magazine at the Naval Safety Center, and among my duties was running the command’s booth at the annual Tailhook Association Convention in ...

Book Reviews

Reviewed by Dr. Eric Grove, Centre for Security Studies, University of Hull, Captain James E. Wise Jr., U.S. Navy (Retired), Commander Ward Carroll, U.S. Navy (Retired) & Captain Don Walsh, U.S. Navy (Retired)
August 2005
To Rule The Waves: How the British Navy Shaped the Modern World Arthur Herman. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc., 2005. 648 pp. Maps. $26.95. Reviewed by Dr. Eric Grove, Centre ...

Punk's War

By Commander Ward Carroll, USN
May 2001
In this excerpt from the Naval Institute Press's new novel, a young lieutenant known as Punk and his backseater, Spud, wrestle with where to take their fuel-starved Tomcat after a ...

Books by Ward Carroll