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...
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'...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Japanese; Destroyers (Warships); Truk (Micronesia);
Veiled in a gigantic cauldron of smoke and sea foam, a Japanese destroyer goes through its death agony before sinking in Truk harbor on February 17 -- a victim of a U.S. Navy torpedo dropped by a Grumman Avenger.