In August of 1940 the first or two important moves was made to provide adequate .ship repair facilities on the West Coast when ... San Diego. Puget Sound was the home yard for the capital ships; Marc Island was limited, by shallow water andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Building the Navy's Bases in World War II: History of the Bureau of Yards and Docks, 1940-1946, Volume 1|
|Author||:||Bureau of Yards and Docks|
|Publisher||:||U.S. Navy Seabee Museum -|