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United States Fourth Fleet (1,123 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

The U.S. Fourth Fleet is a United States Navy numbered fleet. It is the Naval Component Command of U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM). The Fourth Fleet
Destroyer (1943 film) (215 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Destroyer is a 1943 American war film directed by William A. Seiter and starring Edward G. Robinson. Retired Chief Bosun's Mate Steve "Boley" Boleslavski
Wolfpack (naval tactic) (1,494 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The wolfpack was a convoy attack tactic employed in the Second World War. It was used principally by the U-boats of the Kriegsmarine during the Battle
The Fighting Lady (563 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Play media The Fighting Lady is a 1944 documentary film produced by the U.S. Navy and narrated by Lt. Robert Taylor USNR. The plot of the film revolves
Don Winslow of the Navy (559 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Don Winslow of the Navy is a 1942 Universal Pictures Serial film based on the comic strip Don Winslow of the Navy by Commander Frank V. Martinek. It was
Up Periscope (436 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Up Periscope is a 1959 World War II submarine film drama directed by Gordon Douglas and starring James Garner, Edmond O'Brien, Andra Martin and Alan Hale
United States Pacific Fleet (2,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Pacific Fleet (USPACFLT) is a Pacific Ocean theater-level component command of the United States Navy that provides naval forces to the
United States Tenth Fleet (1,963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The U.S. Tenth Fleet is a functional formation and a numbered fleet in the United States Navy. It was first created as an anti-submarine warfare coordinating
Minesweeper (film) (1,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Minesweeper is a 1943 American black-and-white World War II film, produced by William H. Pine and William C. Thomas, directed by William A. Berke, that
This Man's Navy (874 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This Man's Navy (aka Airship Squadron No. 4. and Lighter Than Air) is a 1945 World War II film about U.S. Navy airships directed by William A. Wellman
Greyhound (film) (717 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Greyhound is an upcoming American war film directed by Aaron Schneider and starring Tom Hanks, who also wrote the screenplay. The film is based on the
Stand By for Action (870 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stand By for Action (British title: Cargo of Innocents) is a 1942 American war film directed by Robert Z. Leonard, starring Robert Taylor, Brian Donlevy
United States Third Fleet (2,229 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Third Fleet is one of the numbered fleets in the United States Navy. Third Fleet's area of responsibility includes approximately fifty
They Were Expendable (1,081 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
They Were Expendable is a 1945 American war film directed by John Ford, starring Robert Montgomery and John Wayne, and featuring Donna Reed. The film is
The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1,848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Incredible Mr. Limpet is a 1964 American live-action/animated comedy film from Warner Bros. based on the 1942 novel, Mr. Limpet by Theodore Pratt.
The Navy Comes Through (1,034 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Navy Comes Through is a 1942 American World War II film directed by A. Edward Sutherland. It stars Pat O'Brien, George Murphy and Jane Wyatt. Vernon
Underwater Warrior (189 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Underwater Warrior is a 1958 CinemaScope film telling the story of the US Navy's Underwater Demolition Teams between World War II and the Korean War. It
Fast Carrier Task Force (1,614 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fast Carrier Task Force (TF 38 when assigned to Third Fleet, TF 58 when assigned to Fifth Fleet), was the main striking force of the United States
Don't Go Near the Water (film) (618 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Don't Go Near the Water is a 1957 comedy film about a U.S. Navy public relations unit stationed on an island in the Pacific Ocean during World War II.
United States First Fleet (901 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The First Fleet was a numbered fleet of the United States Navy, in operation from January 1947 to 1 February 1973 in the western Pacific Ocean as part
The Enemy Below (1,284 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Enemy Below is a 1957 DeLuxe Color war film in CinemaScope, which tells the story of the battle between an American destroyer escort and a German U-boat
The Frogmen (1,373 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Frogmen is a 1951 American black-and-white World War II drama film from Twentieth Century Fox, produced by Samuel G. Engel, directed by Lloyd Bacon
Kiss Them for Me (film) (1,068 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Kiss Them for Me is a 1957 American romantic comedy film directed by Stanley Donen in CinemaScope. and starring Cary Grant, Jayne Mansfield and model-turned-actress
South Pacific (1958 film) (2,268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
South Pacific is a 1958 American romantic musical film based on the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific, which in turn is loosely based on James
United States Eighth Fleet (424 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Eighth Fleet was a numbered fleet of the United States Navy established 15 March 1943 from Northwest African Force. It operated in the
Operation Pacific (1,480 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Pacific is a 1951 black-and-white World War II submarine war drama from Warner Bros. Pictures, produced by Louis Edelman, and written as well
The Eternal Sea (1,096 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Eternal Sea (aka The Admiral Hoskins Story) is a 1955 American war film directed by John H. Auer and starring Sterling Hayden, Alexis Smith and Ben
Away All Boats (1,020 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Away All Boats is a 1956 American war film directed by Joseph Pevney and starring Jeff Chandler, George Nader, Lex Barker, and Julie Adams. It was produced
Shelby Smith (55 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1979. He attended the University of Kansas and served in the United States Navy in World War II and the Korean War. [1] http://www.kshs
Ensign Pulver (949 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ensign Pulver is a 1964 American Technicolor film in Panavision and a sequel to the 1955 film Mister Roberts. The movie stars Robert Walker Jr., Burl Ives
VT-8 (1,149 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Torpedo Squadron 8 (VT-8) was a United States Navy squadron of World War II torpedo bombers. VT-8 was assigned initially to the air group of the aircraft
Destination Gobi (1,170 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Destination Gobi is a 1953 American Technicolor World War II film from 20th Century Fox, produced by Stanley Rubin, directed by Robert Wise (his first
Mister Roberts (1955 film) (2,320 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Mister Roberts is a 1955 American Warnercolor in CinemaScope comedy-drama film directed by John Ford and Mervyn LeRoy, and featuring an all-star cast including
Too Young the Hero (591 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Too Young the Hero is a 1988 American made-for-television drama war film directed by Buzz Kulik and starring Rick Schroder. It premiered on CBS on March
Wing and a Prayer, The Story of Carrier X (1,492 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Wing and a Prayer, The Story of Carrier X (also known as Queen of the Flat Tops and Torpedo Squadron Eight) is a black-and-white 1944 war film about the
Task Force (film) (1,814 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Task Force is a 1949 war film filmed in black-and-white with some Technicolor sequences about the development of U.S. aircraft carriers from USS Langley (CV-1)
Operation Petticoat (2,322 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Petticoat is a 1959 American World War II submarine comedy film in Eastmancolor from Universal-International, produced by Robert Arthur, directed
In Enemy Hands (film) (1,076 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
In Enemy Hands is a 2004 American submarine film directed by Tony Giglio and starring William H. Macy, Til Schweiger, Thomas Kretschmann, Scott Caan and
Mark 12 torpedo (75 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
destroyer-launched anti-surface ship torpedo used by the United States Navy in World War II. It was developed and manufactured by the Naval Torpedo Station
The Wackiest Ship in the Army (film) (800 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Wackiest Ship in the Army is a 1960 Eastmancolor CinemaScope comedy-drama war film directed by Richard Murphy and starring Jack Lemmon, Ricky Nelson
You're in the Navy Now (1,613 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
You're in the Navy Now is a 1951 comedy film about the United States Navy in the first months of World War II. It is directed by Henry Hathaway and stars
The Final Countdown (film) (2,801 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Final Countdown is a 1980 alternate history science fiction film about a modern aircraft carrier that travels through time to the day before the 1941
Mister Roberts (1984 film) (89 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Mister Roberts is a 1984 American made-for-television comedy-drama film adapted from the play by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan, based on Heggen's novel
In Harm's Way (2,637 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In Harm's Way is a 1965 American epic Panavision war film produced and directed by Otto Preminger and starring John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal
United States Fifth Fleet (3,520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fifth Fleet is a numbered fleet of the United States Navy. It has been responsible for naval forces in the Persian Gulf, Red Sea, Arabian Sea, and
The Deep Six (1,979 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Deep Six is a 1958 Warner Bros. World War II drama film directed by Rudolph Maté, loosely based on a novel of the same name by Martin Dibner. The story
The Search for Kennedy's PT 109 (241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Search for Kennedy's PT 109 is a National Geographic television special and video on DVD, directed by Peter Getzels. It documents the true story of
Run Silent, Run Deep (film) (1,657 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Run Silent, Run Deep is a 1958 American black-and-white war film from United Artists. It was produced by Harold Hecht, directed by Robert Wise, and starred
USS LST-141 (277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LST-141 was an LST-1-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most of the ships of her class, she was not named and
McHale's Navy Joins the Air Force (622 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
McHale's Navy Joins the Air Force is a 1965 film based upon the television 1962–66 sitcom McHale's Navy. Series supporting players Joe Flynn and Tim Conway
Dive Bomber (film) (2,844 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Dive Bomber is a 1941 American aviation film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Errol Flynn and Fred MacMurray. The film is notable for both its Technicolor
Task Force 37 (49 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Task Force 37 (TF 37) was a US Navy task force active during World War II. Task Force numbers were in constant use, and there were several incarnations
USS Barker (971 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
USS Barker (DD-213) was a Clemson-class destroyer in the United States Navy in World War II, named for Admiral Albert S. Barker. Barker was launched 11
USS Sagittarius (AKN-2) (530 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was an S-class Indus net cargo ship in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. Named after the constellation Sagittarius, it was the only
USS Extractor (ARS-15) (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ARS-15 was an Anchor-class rescue and salvage ship of the United States Navy in World War II. Extractor was launched by Colberg Boat Works, Stockton, California
Midway (1976 film) (2,778 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Midway, released in the United Kingdom as Battle of Midway, is a 1976 American Technicolor war film directed by Jack Smight and produced by Walter Mirisch
McHale's Navy (1964 film) (749 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
McHale's Navy is a 1964 technicolor film based on the 1962–1966 black and white television sitcom McHale's Navy starring Ernest Borgnine, Tim Conway and
USS YP-422 (344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Navy yard patrol (YP) boat that served the United States Navy in World War II from 1942 to 1943. Built in 1941 as the fishing trawler Mist
Mark 23 torpedo (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
torpedo designed and built by the Naval Torpedo Station for the United States Navy in World War II. It was essentially a Mark 14 torpedo, modified via the removal
Submarine Seahawk (307 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Submarine Seahawk is a 1958 World War II film directed by Spencer Gordon Bennet and starring John Bentley and Brett Halsey. The film was originally released
United States Twelfth Fleet (654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Twelfth Fleet was a numbered fleet of the United States Navy and was operational from 1 October 1943. The fleet began demobilization in late 1945 and
Wake Island (film) (1,854 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Wake Island is a 1942 American action drama propaganda war film directed by John Farrow, written by W. R. Burnett and Frank Butler, and starring Brian
Operation Bikini (1,005 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Bikini, also released as The Seafighter, is a war film released in 1963 by American International Pictures. It was directed by Anthony Carras
USS LST-701 (170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LST-701 was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like many of her class, she was not named and is properly
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (2,629 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo is a 1944 American war film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The screenplay by Dalton Trumbo is based on the 1943 book of the
The Sharkfighters (1,993 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sharkfighters is a 1956 American adventure film about U.S. Navy scientists working to invent a shark repellent to protect military personnel down at
The Caine Mutiny (film) (3,402 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Caine Mutiny is a 1954 American film. A fictional Navy drama set in the Pacific during World War II, it was directed by Edward Dmytryk and produced
United States Seventh Fleet (4,314 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Seventh Fleet is a numbered fleet (a military formation) of the United States Navy. It is headquartered at U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka, in Yokosuka
PT 109 (film) (2,115 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
PT 109 is a 1963 American Technicolor biographical war film, filmed in Panavision, which depicts the actions of John F. Kennedy (JFK) as an officer of
USS LST-666 (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LST-666 was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most ships of her class, she was not named and properly
The Gallant Hours (2,658 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Gallant Hours is an American docudrama from 1960 about William F. Halsey, Jr. and his efforts in fighting against Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto and the
Return to Guam (332 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Return to Guam is a 1944 short propaganda film produced by the US Navy about the taking and recapture of the island of Guam. The film starts when a convoy
Storm Over the Pacific (848 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Storm Over the Pacific (ハワイ・ミッドウェイ大海空戦 太平洋の嵐, Hawai Middouei daikaikusen: Taiheiyo no arashi) (literally, Hawaii-Midway Battle of the Sea and Sky: Storm
Our Enemy — The Japanese (219 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Our Enemy—The Japanese is a 1943 short film produced by the US Navy and Office of War Information to provide background knowledge about the wartime foe
United States Asiatic Fleet (3,907 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Asiatic Fleet was a fleet of the United States Navy during much of the first half of the 20th century. Before World War II, the fleet
USS LST-662 (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LST-662 was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most ships of her class, she was not named and properly
The Saga of the Franklin (493 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Saga of the Franklin (1945) is a 16-mm Kodachrome color documentary film produced about the aircraft carrier USS Franklin, nicknamed "Big Ben", one
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage (2,121 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage (also titled USS Indianapolis: Disaster in the Philippine Sea) is a 2016 American war disaster film directed by Mario
Pearl Harbor (film) (6,060 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Pearl Harbor is a 2001 American romantic war drama film directed by Michael Bay, produced by Bay and Jerry Bruckheimer and written by Randall Wallace.
William Stuart-Houston (1,472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequently immigrated to the United States, where he served in the United States Navy in World War II. He eventually received American citizenship. William Patrick
Task Force 31 (1,384 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Task Force 31 (TF 31) was a US Navy task force active with the United States Third Fleet during World War II, and still ready to be activated today with
Clair Huffaker (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fiction, many of which were turned into films. He served in the United States Navy in World War II and then studied in Europe before returning to America. Badge
USS Mount Hood (AE-11) (985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was the lead ship of her class of ammunition ships for the United States Navy in World War II. She was the first ship named after Mount Hood, a volcano
USS LCI(L)-1091 (743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is an LCI(L)-351-class large landing craft built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most ships of her class, she was not named and known
USS Situla (AK-140) (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(AK-140) was a Crater-class cargo ship in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. It was the only ship of the Navy to have borne this name
Tora! Tora! Tora! (4,627 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tora! Tora! Tora! (Japanese: トラ・トラ・トラ!) is a 1970 epic war film that dramatizes the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. The film was produced by Elmo
USS Zebra (AKN-5) (1,511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(AKN-5) was an Indus-class net cargo ship in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. Named after the animal Zebra, it was the only ship of the
United States Navy Argus Units (1,031 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The United States Navy created the Argus Training program during the first stages of World War II in the Pacific. The Argus program was strategically designed
John Fluke (77 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
electronic test equipment. Fluke served as an officer in the United States Navy in World War II and worked on shipboard electrical problems for then-Captain
Task Force 57 (627 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Task Force 57 (TF 57) is a US Navy task force. It was previously active during World War II. Task Force numbers were in constant use, and there were several
USS Tuscana (AKN-3) (1,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(AKN-3) was an Indus-class net cargo ship in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. Probably named after a variant spelling of the constellation
Ken Buehler (277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in two seasons for the Red Skins and, after serving in the United States Navy in World War II, Buehler returned to professional basketball and played in
USS Ruby (PY-21) (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ruby (PY-21) was a converted yacht that patrolled with the United States Navy in World War II. Placida—built as a diesel motor yacht in 1930 at Bath, Maine
USS Partridge (AMS-31) (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
YMS-1-class minesweeper of the YMS-135 subclass built for the United States Navy in World War II. Partridge was laid down as YMS-437 on 3 October 1944 by J
The Fleet That Came to Stay (338 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Fleet That Came to Stay was a propaganda short film produced by the US Navy in 1945 about the naval engagements of the invasion of Okinawa. The film
USS General William Mitchell (AP-114) (763 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Mitchell (AP-114) was a troopship that served with the United States Navy in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. General William Mitchell
USS General W. A. Mann (AP-112) (766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mann (AP-112) was a troop transport that served with the United States Navy in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. General W. A. Mann, a
USS Indus (AKN-1) (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
converted liberty ship net cargo ships in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. Named after the constellation Indus, it was the only ship
USS LCI(L)-1092 (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was an LCI(L)-351-class large landing craft built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most ships of her class, she was not named and known
USS ARD-10 (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ARD-10 was an auxiliary repair dock in the service of the United States Navy in World War II as an Auxiliary floating drydock, built by Pacific Bridge
USS General J. C. Breckinridge (AP-176) (885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Breckinridge (AP-176) was a troopship that served with the United States Navy in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. In October 1949 she was
USS General A. E. Anderson (AP-111) (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Anderson (AP-111) was a troop transport that served with the United States Navy in World War II and the Korean War. General A. E. Anderson was launched 2
USS Carnelian (PY-19) (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Carnelian (PY-19) was a converted yacht that patrolled with the United States Navy in World War II. She was named for carnelian (a semi-precious stone). Carnelian
James Cuffey (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
postdoctoral fellow at Indiana University. Serving in the United States Navy in World War II, Cuffey taught navigation at the U.S. Naval Academy. In 1946
USS LCT-242 (179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a Landing Craft Tank, Mark V landing craft built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most of the ships of her type, she was not named and
USS General W. P. Richardson (AP-118) (751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Richardson (AP-118) was a troopship that served with the United States Navy in World War II. She was later transferred to the United States Army and served
John Hyder (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yankees' minor league baseball system. Hyder served in the United States Navy in World War II before returning to Georgia Tech as an assistant men's basketball
H. L. Richardson (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was born in Terre Haute, Indiana, in 1927 and served in the United States Navy in World War II. He was educated at Olympic College and the Cornish Conservatory
Matthias B. Gardner (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
naval officer, Rear admiral and later, Vice admiral of the United States Navy in World War II. He served at various posts and units, including assistant
Zero Hour (1944 film) (1,039 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
Zero Hour is a 22-minute 1944 Canadian documentary film, made by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) as part of both the wartime Canada Carries On
Mickey Cochrane (2,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After his professional baseball career, he served in the United States Navy in World War II and ran an automobile business. Cochrane died of cancer in
USS Morgan County (LST-1048) (478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(LST-1048) was an LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most ships of her class, she was originally known only
Lee Huber (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
profession that could support his family. He served for the United States Navy in World War II, then settled into a private business career. Huber died on
Joseph C. Clifton (626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
December 24, 1967) was a naval officer and aviator of the United States Navy in World War II, ultimately advancing to the rank of rear admiral before his
Ted Rhodes (376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
joined the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). He served in the United States Navy in World War II. When his tour of duty concluded, Rhodes was discharged in
USS U. S. Grant (AP-29) (1,645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Grant (AP-29) was a transport ship that saw service with the United States Navy in World War II. Originally a German ocean liner named Konig Wilhelm II, she
USS St. Clair County (LST-1096) (1,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(LST-1096) was a LST-542-class tank landing ship built for the United States Navy in World War II. Like most of the ships of her class she was originally known
USS Tourmaline (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tourmaline (PY-20) was a converted yacht that patrolled with the United States Navy in World War II. Tourmaline (PY-20)—a yacht built in 1930 at Bath, Maine,
Bernard B. Wolfe (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was admitted to the Illinois bar in 1937. He served in the United States Navy in World War II. He practiced law in the firm Kanes, Rogoff & Wolfe. Wolfe
USS General W. H. Gordon (AP-117) (1,041 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gordon (AP-117) was a troop transport that served with the United States Navy in World War II. After the war, she was transferred to the US Army and served
Jerry J. Shoener (126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
member of the South Dakota State Senate. Shoener served in the United States Navy in World War II and later worked for the Rapid City Journal, eventually rising
Ribs Raney (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946–1952. He missed both 1944 and 1945 while serving in the United States Navy in World War II. His MLB career consisted of three starting assignments at
USS General H. W. Butner (AP-113) (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
for Henry W. Butner, was a troopship that served with the United States Navy in World War II and the Korean War. She was redesignated T-AP-113 in October
Melvin Dwork (433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interior designer and LGBT activist. He was discharged from the United States Navy in World War II for his homosexuality. He eventually had his dishonorable
USS General William Weigel (AP-119) (1,255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Weigel (AP-119) was a troopship that served with the United States Navy in World War II. After the war, she was acquired by the US Army and became
ATA-214-class tug (337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ATA-214 class was a group of five auxiliary tugs built for the United States Navy in World War II and decommissioned shortly thereafter. They were laid down
Raymond A. Harris (445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his tenure extended from 1968 to 1971. Harris served in the United States Navy in World War II. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1950 from
John Rucho (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Becker Junior College. From 1942-1945 Rucho served in the United States Navy in World War II as a 3rd class petty officer and a combat veteran on the USS
Landing Ship Medium (2,247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Landing Ship Medium were amphibious assault ships of the United States Navy in World War II. Of comparable size to Landing Ship, Tank and the Landing Craft
Robert Eugene Bush (1,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
November 8, 2005), at age 18, was the youngest member of the United States Navy in World War II to receive the nation's highest military decoration for valor
USS Thomason (DE-203) (868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Thomason (DE-203) was a Buckley-class destroyer escort of the United States Navy in World War II. She was named in honor of Marine Raider Sergeant Clyde A
Endicott Peabody (1,585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
earned honors as an All-American lineman. He served in the United States Navy in World War II before embarking on a political career noted more for its
USS General George M. Randall (AP-115) (1,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General John Pope class troop transport which served with the United States Navy in World War II and the postwar era. She was named after Major General George
USS General John Pope (AP-110) (1,606 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Pope (AP-110) was a troop transport that served with the United States Navy in World War II. After the war she was transferred to the Army and redesignated
USS Torsk (1,902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
torpedoed on 14 August 1945, was the last enemy ship sunk by the United States Navy in World War II. Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, she operated primarily as
Karl Von Hess (402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a lifeguard and swimming teacher before entering the United States Navy in World War II serving aboard the cruiser USS Montpelier in the Underwater
USS Culebra Island (ARG-7) (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
internal combustion engine repair ship in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. Named after Culebra, an island between Puerto Rico and the
USS Henrico (APA-45) (1,957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was a Bayfield-class attack transport that served with the United States Navy in World War II, and subsequently in the Korean War, Cold War and Vietnam
Marion Cole (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American Aerobatic pilot. Cole was a flight instructor for the United States Navy in World War II. Cole performed from 1947-1957 as part of the Cole Brothers
Thomas I. Guerin (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philadelphia district attorney in 1939. He served in the United States Navy in World War II. In 1951, he was elected to Philadelphia City Council from
Cassiopeia (315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cassiopeia (AK-75), a Crater Class cargo ship used by the United States Navy in World War II Cassiopeia "Cassie" Sullivan, a character in the 5th Wave
Tom Stuart (politician) (468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mississippi and in California, while his father served in the United States Navy in World War II. He attended high school in Meridian as well as Meridian Junior
John Wheatcroft (602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and served in the United States Navy in World War II. Wheatcroft attended Temple University, Rutgers University
Robert Nichols (author) (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1919[citation needed]), Nichols served as an officer in the United States Navy in World War II, and attended and earned two degrees from Harvard University
USS Venus (AK-135) (1,733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(AK-135) was a Crater-class cargo ship in the service of the United States Navy in World War II. Originally liberty ship SS William Williams, named after
USS Harnett County (LST-821) (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the only U.S. Naval vessel to bear the name. She served the United States Navy in World War II and the Vietnam War. She was transferred to South Vietnam's
Jim Homer (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tulane’s Bob Duffy. After serving for three years with the United States Navy in World War II, in Homer returned to the Tide for the 1946–47 season. For
Harry Taylor (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
USS General Harry Taylor (AP-145), a transport ship in the United States Navy in World War II Henry Taylor (disambiguation) Harold Taylor (disambiguation)
USS Victoria (AO-46) (4,363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
USS Victoria (AO-46) was an oiler for the United States Navy in World War II, and the second ship to bear the name. She was built in 1917 as SS George
USNS General Hoyt S. Vandenberg (T-AGM-10) (1,553 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(AP-145)) was a General G. O. Squier-class transport ship in the United States Navy in World War II named in honor of U.S. Army Chief of Engineers Harry Taylor
Richard Fulton (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
graduated from East Nashville High School and served in the United States Navy in World War II. After returning from his military service, he entered the
USS William Ward Burrows (5,560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burmeister & Wain, was a transport ship that saw service with the United States Navy in World War II. As a Grace liner Santa Rita served the New York—South American
Stuart Lancaster (actor) (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
circus owner Charles Ringling. He served as an aviator in the United States Navy in World War II. He moved to Los Angeles in 1962. Lancaster appeared in several
John H. Reed (526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
graduated from the University of Maine in 1942. He served in the United States Navy in World War II, first graduating from Harvard's Navy Supply Corps School
Eliot Gant (179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brooklyn, the son of Bernard Gantmacher. He served in the United States Navy in World War II. He graduated from University of Connecticut. He developed
SS City of Los Angeles (117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Angeles (1938) until 1940; became USS George F. Elliot (AP-13) for the United States Navy in World War II; bombed and sunk at Florida Island in 1942 SS City of Los
Charles Aufderheide (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University of Chicago in 1938 and 1939. He served in the United States Navy in World War II. After the war he moved to Los Angeles with Ruby Bell and
Joe Lonnett (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
catcher and scout. He missed two seasons while serving in the United States Navy in World War II and the Korean War. Lonnett spent four MLB seasons a second-string
Jimmy Hitchcock (477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
runs batted in. Outside of sports, Hitchcock served in the United States Navy in World War II. He later parlayed his popularity in Alabama into a political
1948 Republican Party presidential primaries (1,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 31; he resigned as governor in 1943 and served in the United States Navy in World War II. In 1945 he had served on the committee which created the
John Bromfield (646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experience at the La Jolla Playhouse. Bromfield served in the United States Navy in World War II. Bromfield's screen debut came in Harpoon (1948). The same
German submarine chaser UJ 2210 (470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert J. (1999). "Chapter VI: 1944". Official Chronology of the United States Navy in World War II. Retrieved 5 August 2016. Uj-2210 at wrecksite.eu
Jack O'Connell (diplomat) (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to Georgetown University. He left school to serve in the United States Navy in World War II. In 1946, he graduated from the Edmund A. Walsh School of
Edward S. Little (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 5, 1992) on October 17, 1941, and later fought in the United States Navy in World War II. He later joined the U.S. Foreign Service. On October 3, 1974
PT boat (11,564 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
patrol torpedo boat) was a motor torpedo boat used by the United States Navy in World War II. It was small, fast, and inexpensive to build, valued for
Fred Cusick (1,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the entree to the position. He subsequently went into the United States Navy in World War II, rising to lieutenant in command of a subchaser. After the
Branch McCracken (936 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
intermission from 1943 to 1946, he served as a lieutenant in the United States Navy, in World War II. McCracken's first Indiana team was led by All-America Ernie
Harold Hill Smith (145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States Department of Agriculture before serving in the United States Navy in World War II. He was appointed professor of plant genetics at Cornell University
J. Gillespie Armstrong (350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Church (Georgetown, Washington, D.C.), then as chaplain in the United States Navy in World War II. After his military discharge, Rev. Armstrong served several
1936 New Hampshire Wildcats football team (751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
captain Benjamin Lang, who also played lacrosse, served in the United States Navy in World War II and later became a Certified Public Accountant; he died in
Elizabeth Wright Ingraham (1,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University of California, Berkeley. She was a draftsman for the United States Navy in World War II. She gained her architect's license in 1947. In 1948, she
Art Davis (actor) (344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Powell and his singing buddy Bill Boyd. Davis served in the United States Navy in World War II. His last time on film was a short musical A Cowboy's Holiday
Lee Dorsey (956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Portland, Oregon when he was ten years old. He served in the United States Navy in World War II and then began a career in prizefighting. Boxing as a lightweight
Surgeon General of the United States Navy (733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Press, 2000 The History of the Medical Department of the United States Navy in World War II (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1953) online Navy
Tom Hennesy (520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Creature From The Black Lagoon). Hennesy served in the United States Navy in World War II. Hennesy acted and performed stunts in numerous John Wayne
VP-24 (2,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy. pp. 152–9. Retrieved 1 June 2016. Cruise Books of the United States Navy in World War II - A Bibliography NAVAL HISTORY BIBLIOGRAPHIES, NO. 2 DEPARTMENT
USS Breese (1,643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
OCLC 551573855 Cressman, Robert J. (1999), Official Chronology of the United States Navy in World War II, Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, ISBN 978-1557501493
Richard Kiley (990 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
actors such as Alan Furlan. Following his service in the United States Navy in World War II, he returned to Chicago working as an actor and announcer
Gregory H. Adamian (706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brooklyn, NY and Watertown, MA, served as an Officer in the United States Navy in World War II, serving in the Pacific, and graduated from Harvard University
Roy Jenson (1,682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lumberjack and a construction worker before he joined the United States Navy in World War II. Jenson guest starred on NBC's television series Daniel Boone
USS Drayton (DD-366) (1,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bath, Maine Fire Department. Smith, S.E., ed. (1966). The United States Navy in World War II (1st ed.). New York: William Morrow & Company inc. p. 54.
Mike Douglas (1,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Oklahoma City radio station WKY. After serving in the United States Navy in World War II on a munitions ship, he resumed his performing career as a
Eugene S. Ferguson (1,342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From 1942 to 1946 Ferguson served as ordnance officer in the United States Navy in World War II. He was stationed in the South Pacific, and back in the States
Joseph P. Ebacher (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
degree in French from LaSalette College. Ebacher joined the United States Navy in World War II and was assigned to a Landing Ship, Tank in Hawaii. At the
Franklin J. Schaffner (1,853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
City but his education was interrupted by service with the United States Navy in World War II during which he served with American amphibious forces in
Percy Creuzot (872 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Percy P. Creuzot Sr., was a doctor. Creuzot Jr. served in the United States Navy in World War II and received an honorable discharge in 1946. In 1949 he graduated
The Lost Patrol (1934 film) (1,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the rank of brigadier general. Ford himself served in the United States Navy in World War II from 1942 to 1945, reaching the rank of commander. He stayed
Al Martino (2,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had changed his name to Mario Lanza. After serving with the United States Navy in World War II, during which he was part of, and injured in, the Iwo Jima
Hank Thompson (musician) (994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
decided to pursue his musical talent after serving in the United States Navy in World War II as a radioman and studying electrical engineering at Princeton
Viktor Utgof (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
son Vadim went on to serve as an officer and pilot in the United States Navy in World War II, fighting in the Pacific Theater. Viktor Viktorovich Uhthof
Bobby Lowther (1,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his brother with Sigma Alpha Epsilon. He enlisted in the United States Navy in World War II and was an Air Force officer in the Korean War. An insurance
Robert Keeton (761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the law firm of Baker & Botts in Houston before joining the United States Navy in World War II. As a lieutenant serving aboard the escort aircraft carrier
Paul Newman (6,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
initiated into the Phi Kappa Tau fraternity. Newman served in the United States Navy in World War II in the Pacific theater. Initially, he enrolled in the Navy
Ethma Odum (1,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
native of Mansfield in DeSoto Parish and a veteran of the United States Navy in World War II. The couple had one daughter, Ethma Alice Budda Odum-McCullin
Moreese Bickham (1,754 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of his life in Mississippi and Louisiana. He served in the United States Navy in World War II, stationed at Pearl Harbor. In 1958, Bickham lived in Mandeville
Laurence A. Abercrombie (1,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2019. Retrieved 10 Jan 2020. Smith, S.E., ed. (1966). The United States Navy in World War II (1st ed.). New York: William Morrow & Company inc. p. 54.
Recipients of the Legion of Merit (6,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
History of the Medical Department of the United States Navy in World War II, A Compilation of the Killed, Wounded and Decorated Personnel