World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area;
A) American troops and supplies are being brought ashore in great quantities. Our land craft move around freely and without any interference from the Japanese Navy in the waters surrounding this island. Why doesn't the Japanese Navy prevent...
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...
De Haven, Edwin Jesse, 1816-1865; Grinnell Expedition (1st : 1850-1851); Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration; United States Coast and Geodetic Survey; Manuscripts;
The Girard Letter 3
Popular imagination naturally is attracted
by the revolutionary changes which are to
occur between Broad Street Station and the
present West Philadelphia Station.
First, there is to be erected upon the west
side of the...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century;
Japan has been so obsessed with the false notion of its superior spirit that it has failed completely to consider the facts. Japanese spirit was inadequate at Saipan, Tinian, Guam, Yap, Palau, and the Moluccas. It was American spirit supplemented...
Aircraft carriers -- United States; St. Lo (Escort aircraft carrier : CVE-63); Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines -- Leyte; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American;
Black and towering, a column of smoke shoots up above the doomed escort carrier ST. LO following a tremendous explosion inside the ship. The ST. LO was hit by a Jap bomb during the Second Battle of the Philippine Sea, on October 25, 1944. It was...