This work provides biographies of more than 500 individuals who have served as admiral, vice admiral, or rear admiral from 22 countries. The main criterion for inclusion was that each person must have actively served in the rank of at least rear admiral, although each individual did not necessarily become involved in enemy action --Provided by publisher.As commander of the Standing Fleet and First Task Force, Tsuboi played a prominent part at the Battle of Pungdo of July 25, ... dental officer then division officer for the repair ship USS Vulcan (AR 5), home-ported at Norfolk, Virginia ( 1979a1981). ... rear admiral (2003); and deputy chief for dental operations, then health care operations, for navy medicine at the Bureau of ... Layton charged that Turner totally misread Japanese war plans, believing far into 1941 that Japan was going toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Admirals of the World|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2009-09-28|