TITLE

Roosevelt Roads: Location, Location, Location

AUTHOR(S)
Gallardo Jr, Orlando
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2006, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on Roosevelt Roads, a former U.S. Naval Station in Puerto Rico. It terminated its operations in 2004. The naval base played an important role during several operations including the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, Operation Urgent Fury in 1983, Operation Just Cause in 1989, and operations in the Dominican Republic in 1965.
ACCESSION #
23466142

 

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