2 edition of Admiral of the Pacific found in the catalog.
Admiral of the Pacific
John Deane Potter
Bibliography: p. -323.
|LC Classifications||DS890.Y25 P6 1965|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 332 p.|
|Number of Pages||332|
|LC Control Number||68002036|
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Pacific Fleet and Commander in Chief, Pacific Ocean Areas, commanding Allied air, land, and sea forces during World War II. Nimitz was the leading US Navy authority on Buried: Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno. Early life and career. Mitscher was born in Hillsboro, Wisconsin on Januthe son of Oscar and Myrta (Shear) Mitscher.
Mitscher's grandfather, Andreas Mitscher (–), was a German immigrant from Traben-Trarbach.  His other grandfather, Thomas J. Shear, was a member of the Wisconsin State the western land boom ofwhen Marc was two Awards: Navy Cross (3), Navy Distinguished Service. Admiral of the Pacific: The Life of Yamamoto.
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Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN,Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet and Pacific Ocean Areas (standing) Confers with (from left to right) General Douglas MacArthur, President Franklin D.
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The book is not only a valuable addition to U.S. naval history, it is a thoroughly pleasurable and immensely satisfying biography.”.Clark G.
Reynolds, was professor emeritus of the College of Charleston in South Carolina. He is also the author of On the Warpath in the Pacific: Admiral Jocko Clark and the Fast Carriers and Admiral John H. Towers: The Struggle for Naval Air Supremacy, both published by the Naval Institute Press.Name From To; Commander, U.S.
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