Following his graduation from Holy Cross in 1953, Lieutenant Kiernan served as navigator and first lieutenant in the USS Thuban (AKA- 19) during the period when that attack cargo ship participated in the operation described in this article. He later attended the U. S. School of Naval Justice at Newport, R. I., and is currently a law student at Harvard University.

Articles by William J. Kiernan, Jr.

Modern Triumph In The Northern Ice

By Lieutenant (JG) William J. Kiernan, Jr., U. S. Naval Reserve
July 1957
In 1953 the United States and Canada jointly contracted to build the Dew (Distant Early Warning) Line.[1] For her part, Canada offered to supply sites and, through Canadian firms, a ...