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.
Vinock, Eli, 1914-1996; United States Naval Academy -- Admission; United States Naval Academy -- Alumni and Alumnae; United States Naval Academy. Naval Academy Preparatory School; Destroyers (Warships) -- United States -- Design and construction;...
Salerno, Battle of, Salerno, Italy, 1943; Antiaircraft artillery; Cruisers (Warships) -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy;
The bitter, bloody battle for Salerno was fought not only on the beaches, but in the harbor beyond the shore, where Allied Naval units joined in the bombardment of enemy positions. Lightly protected from the air, the men who held the beachheads...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945 -- Korea;
On this card are instructions to Koreans. It directs them to show you on a map or by some other way where there are others hiding or in a position. If you show this man how you want him to approach the position, after he tells you...
McMillen, Frederick Ewing, 1882-1959; Ewing family; McMillan family; Haiti -- History; Military planning -- United States -- History -- 20th century; United States. Navy -- Military life; United States. Navy -- Sea life; United States. Navy. Supply...
Airlift, Military; United States -- Armed Forces -- Medical care;
Behind the far-flung 'line of battle' on the South Pacific front, the navy has established an oasis of peace and quiet where battered bodies and jangled nerves can be nursed back to health. Performing a near-miracle from the point of time and...
Marine Corps -- United States -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Armed Forces -- Medical care; United States. Marine Corps; Peleliu, Battle of, Palau, 1944;
The sign at right indicates to these Marines storming Peleliu that a First-Aid station is functioning, and a wounded Leatherneck has been brought for attention. This post is just off the beach, within the mass of tangled stumps where the jungle...
Saratoga (Aircraft carrier : CV-3); Aircraft carriers -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; Damage control (Warships);
Known as the Queen of the Flattops, the Navy aircraft carrier U.S.S. SARATOGA fought through three years and three months without suffering an enemy bomb hit. But when her luck ran out, it ran out with a vengeance. On February 21, 1945, while...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations; Battleships -- United States;
Your military leaders at home don't dare tell you the truth. Instead, they tell you falsehoods about American cruelty and turn one Japanese defeat after another into great victories. Your higher leaders have accomplished miracles on paper, but in...
Girault, A. N. (Arsène Napoléon), 1801-1874; Girault, Edward Lepelltier 1832-1910; French language -- composition and exercises; Education -- United States; Manuscripts; Correspondence; Legal documents;