CAPTAIN is the story of the success of a young man that followed the current;.wherever it took him. On that five decade voyage there were many storms, confusing situations, disappointments and some humor and happiness. No matter the circumstance, people either created the problems or helped resolve them. It's therefore about people, sea going folk. The good and the great seem to appear when needed and good ship mates, like Sam, Ard, Don, Leonard Al and others were always there. Read and meet qWhiskey Bill, q qCoach, q and qShowboatq and learn about the 25 hour days in the destroyers and exhaustive efforts the lads perform servicing the fleet. Be with Captain John Devlin as he leads his officers and enlisted men in harms way.In 1941 as Captain, hewas awardeda Navy Commendation Medalfor his outstandingdedication andperformance to duty under exceptional circumstances as temporary Editor of the Blue Jacketa#39;s Manual. 10th edition; the original Editor wasanbsp;...
|Author||:||John G. Denham|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2009-11-21|