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'...
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...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Chaplains -- United States; United States. Navy -- Religious life; O'Callahan, Joseph Timothy, 1905-1964; Franklin (Aircraft carrier : CV-13); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan;
Less than 16 months after she was commissioned, the stricken ESSEX-class aircraft carrier U.S.S. FRANKLIN arrived at Brooklyn Navy Yard under her own power - a ghastly but unforgettable memorial to the heroism of those who man the Navy's ships and...
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.
United States Naval Academy -- Football; United States Military Academy -- Football;
1988 marked the beginning of an era of closely matched contests. Between 1988 and 1998, eight of eleven games were decided by 5 points or less, seven were decided in the final two minutes, and when Army won five straight from 92-96, they were...