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'...
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.
Mitchell (Bomber); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- New Guinea; Soldiers -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Pinned down behind a tree by enemy fire during the invasion of Wakde, an American soldier turns his head to watch as a North American MITCHELL (known to the Navy as a PBJ) strafes Jap positions on May 17, 1944. Launched a few months after the...
Aircraft carriers -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; Wasp (Aircraft Carrier: CV-7)
Only a few men remain on the once busy forward flight deck of the USS WASP, mortally wounded
by three enemy submarine torpedoes which struck near the "island" on the starboard side on the
afternoon of September 15. The 14,700-ton carrier, on...
Buchanan, Franklin, 1800-1874; United States. Navy. West India Squadron; United States. Navy -- History -- 19th century -- Sources; Baltimore (Frigate); Ruth (Brig); Natchez (Sloop-of-War); Logbooks; Voyages and travels; Manscripts; Ships' logs;
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931; Newcomb, Simon, 1835-1909; Holden, Edward S. (Edward Singleton), 1846-1914; Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938; Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935; Sperry, Elmer Ambrose, 1860-1930; Pease, Francis Gladheim,...
LETTERS, DOCUMENTS, ARTICLES, MISCELLANEOUS
PUBLICATIONS, AND EXCERPTS
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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...