U.S. Battleships Avenge Pearl Harbor Attack at Surigao Strait
- WHERE HAVE ALL THE MUSH MORTONS GONE? Holmes, James R. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2009, Vol. 135 Issue 6, p58
The article focuses on the technological innovations in the U.S. naval strategy that took place after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Submarine design was a bright spot for the Pacific Fleet. Fleet boats might be expected to operate in relatively permissive surroundings, namely...
- How the Japanese Did It. Hanyok, Robert J. // Naval History;Dec2009, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p44
The article presents an in-depth examination into the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and the strategic and tactical preliminary work which led to its success. Multiple elements of the attack's planning stages are profiled including the Japanese strategic transition from defensive...
- The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders -- Only Five Remain. DE WIND, DORIAN // Moderate Voice;4/18/2012, p10
The article reports on the five remaining survivors of the 80 brave military aboard the first military strike of the U.S. against Japan. It notes that as the country commemorates the most daring, dangerous and heroic aircraft raids in the history, the 80 men have volunteered to satisfy the...
- Washington Front. LUCEY, CHARLES // America;11/30/1946, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p229
The author addresses the lack of unity among U.S. armed forces based in the Pacific, as proven in the attack on Pearl Harbor. He highlights that during that time there was the lack of the Joint Chiefs of Staff's organization in strategic planning under the President for Army, Navy and Air...
- WAR COMES TO THE PACIFIC. Mcintyre, Edison // Cobblestone;May/Jun2014, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p4
The article discusses the expansion of Imperial Japan into China and the problems that the U.S. trade embargo caused for the Tojo government, eventually resulting in the attack on Pearl Harbor as Japan attempted to avert a war of attrition.
- Seize the Initiative and Keep It. Cohen, William A. // Art of the Strategist;2004, p43
Chapter 2 of the book "The Art of the Strategist: 10 Essential Principles for Leading Your Company to Victory" is presented. This chapter explains the second principle of business strategy: seize the initiative and keep it. It discusses the importance of taking the initiative and the factors...
- Mail. Ketcham, Thomas; Notman, Robert V.; Martin, Philip; Layton, Donna; Gish, Chad; Wilcox Jr., Charles E.; Rosenstein, Deborah B.; Smith, David G.; Butterworth, Paul L. // World War II;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p6
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Pearl Harbor's Forgotten Disaster" and "The Big Bang" both in the September 2009 issue, and "A Long Shadow" in the May 2009 issue.
- The Little Tug That Could. Harper, Dale // World War II;Jul/Aug2005, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p58
Focuses on the performance of the USS Pawnee fleet during World War II. Information on duties of the fleet, including rescue work; Departure of the ship from Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on January 10, 1943 for its deployment to Espiritu Santo in New Hebrides; Participation of the ship in an invasion...
- Touring `MO'ments in History. Watson, Jim // All Hands;Mar2000, Issue 994, p40
Reports on the arrival of USS Missouri ship in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.