United States.Navy.Court-martial (Mackenzie : 1843); Somers (Brig : 1842-1846); Somers Mutiny, 1842; Courts-martial and courts of inquiry -- United States
CASE OF THE SOMERS' MUTINY
DEFENCE OF ALEXANDER SLIDELL MACKENZIE
COMMANDER OF THE U.S. BRIG SOMERS,
BEFORE THE COURT MARTIAL HELD AT THE NAVY YARD, BROOKLYN
TRlBUNE OFFICE, 160 NASSAU STREET,
CASE OF THE SOMERS'...
New York Jany 3rd 1843
Although a personal stranger to you, I cannot
restrain the expression of my feelings to you, in this moment of
universal excitement—I am a very old soldier of the Revolution,
and was present at Head...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; Yoshino, Sakuzō, 1878-1933;
Mr. Sakuzo Yoshino has written on page 189 in 5th volume of the collections of Meiji literature as follows:
"A nation is built of the people. Proof of that is that even though there is no ruler if there are the people a nation exists. On the other...
U.S. Brig Somers, New York Jan 11, 1843
My dear Sir,
In taking up my pen to reply to
your valuable and most welcome letter of the 3 instant I have
little hope of expressing to you a tithe of the gratification which
I have derived myself, and a...
CRUISE OF THE SOMERS:
ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE
DESPOTISM OF THE QUARTERDECK
THE UNMANLY CONDUCT OF COMMANDER MACKENZIE
"Difficulty is a bugbear to children, a stimulus to men."
J. WINCHESTER, NEW WORLD PRESS, 30 ANN ST.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; Airplanes, Military -- United States; Battleships -- United States; Artillery; Bombing, Aerial; Fuji, Mount (Japan);
Do You Know That:
American bases in strength are less than 1500 miles from Tokyo.
American Navy is free to operate practically off the shores of Japan.
The Japan mainland is in danger of being completely isolated from the rest of the...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; Prisoners of war -- Japan; Cooking, Japanese;
Soldiers may, during wartime, fall into enemy hands. Through no fault of his own; but due to wound, sickness, and lack of food, he may fall into a semi-conscious state. Sometime they are cut off from his comrades; and sometimes the enemy has own...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Bombing, Aerial;
If this war is continued, the destruction of your beloved homeland will result. This is obvious.
The longer the war continues, the greater will be the job of rebuilding the country afterwards. the longer the war continues, the more the strength of...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank warfare; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; Prisoners of war -- Japan;
On the reverse side we are reproducing a letter voluntarily written by a Japanese naval ensign in expression of his appreciation for the treatment accorded him and the men with him by the crew and medical personnel on board a U.S. naval...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Bombing, Aerial; Arnold, Henry Harley, 1886-1950; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American;
General Arnold, Commander of the U.S. 20th Air Force and who is in charge of the B-29 Super Fortress bomber operations said: "There is no part of the Japanese Empire which is not within the bombing range of our air force adn there is no munitions...
Rindskopf, Maurice H., 1917-; United States. Navy -- Submarine Forces; Military intelligence -- United States; Naval education; Anti-submarine warfare -- United States; United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union; Drum (Submarine : SS-228);...
Lawrence, William P.; Lawrence, Wendy B.; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Prisoners and prisons; Prisoners of war -- United States; United States Naval Academy. Superintendent; United States Naval Academy -- Women; United States. Navy -- Personnel...
Tolley, Kemp, 1908-2000; United States. Navy. Yangtze Patrol; United States. Navy. Asiatic Fleet; Yangtze River Patrol Association; South China Patrol Association; United States Naval Academy. Class of 1929; Kimmel, Husband Edward, 1882-1968;...
My very dear Sir
I have carefully perused your letter to
Commander Mackenzie, and am much gratified to find that
in your mature judgment he has so able an advocate and
support; and I sincerely hope that his conduct in that sad
Tragedy (painful as...