TITLE

"There's No Need to See Red"

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan2005, Vol. 131 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents the author's views on sailors. After reading Lieutenant Commander M. Crockett's opinion, the author must confess that he did sec red. His thoughts add to the already sweeping penchant toward the erosion of the traditions of the naval heritage, which is really beginning to scrape the barnacles off my keel, as it were. He presumes Commander Crockett to be a fine officer and caring leader by the tenor of his opinion. Commander Crockett stops short of castigating the motives of bygone sailors, but he clearly implies that those old salts never actually understood the full meaning of patriotic leadership.
ACCESSION #
15591945

 

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