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Bernard Brodie


Revolution in the Pacific

The final conquest of Saipan in July of this year marked not only the end of the deployment stage of our naval campaign in the Pacific but also the con- elusion of a complete revolution in the strategy and tactics of the Pacific war. The difference [...]

Our Ships Strike Back

The time is late September, 1948. A convoy of three large landing craft (LST's) escorted by several destroyers and Army fighters off the coast of New Guinea is attacked by a Japanese force of ten torpedo planes and fourteen Zeros. Our fighters take o [...]