Pioneer U.S. Navy Carrier Ace

Guttman, Jon
September 2005
Military History;Sep2005, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p54
Focuses on the contributions of naval pilot Admiral Noel A. M. Gayler to the Battle of the Coral Sea in 1942. Enlistment of Gayler in the U.S. Army in 1930; Role of Gayler in a battle with Japanese bombers; Failure of the tactic of Gayler to combat during the Battle of the Coral Sea; Highlights of the military career of Gayler.


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