Thunder Below

Author: Eugene B. Fluckey
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252097440
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This is a gripping adventure chock-full of "you-are-there" moments. Fluckey has drawn on logs, reports, letters, interviews, and a recently discovered illegal diary kept by one of his torpedomen.

Dive World War Ii Stories Of Sailors Submarines In The Pacific

Author: Deborah Hopkinson
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 133804379X
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DeRose, James F. Unrestricted Warfare: How a New Breed of Officers Led the
Submarine Force to Victory in World War II. New York: John Wiley, 2000. Enright,
Joseph E., with James W. Ryan. Shinano! The Sinking of Japan's Secret
Supership. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1987. Finch, Edward W. Beneath the
Waves: The Life and Navy of Capt. Edward L. Beach Jr. Annapolis, MD: Naval
Institute Press, 2010. Fluckey, Eugene B. Thunder Below! The USS Barb
Revolutionizes ...

Conduct And Support Of Amphibious Operations From United States Submarines In World War Ii

Author: LCDR Brian J. Haggerty USN
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 1786252899
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[Washington, D.C.]: Office of Naval Intelligence, U.S. Navy, 1943. Waterman,
J. R. U.S.S. Barb, First War Patrol—Report of. Scotland: U.S. Navy, 1942.
Willoughby, W. H. Report of Composite Battalion (7th Scout Company and 7th
Recon. Trp). Attu Island: 1943. Published Primary Sources, Articles and Memoirs
Fluckey, Eugene B. Thunder Below! The USS Barb Revolutionizes Submarine
Warfare in World War II. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1992. Fuchida,
Mitsuo and Masatake ...

Death At A Distance

Author: Michael Sturma
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1612514324
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Fluckey, Eugene B. Thunder Below! The USS Barb Revolutionizes Submarine
Warfare in World War II. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1992. Francis, Bob. “
In Memoriam.” Living Today (Perth), 22 September 1977, 26—28. Galatin, I. J.
Take Her Deep: A Submarine against Japan in World War II. New York: Pocket
Books, 1992. Giese, Diana. Courage and Service: Chinese Australians and
World War II. Sydney: Courage and Service Project, 1999. Goldsmith, Betty, and
Beryl ...

World War Ii At Sea

Author: Spencer Tucker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598844571
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On January 24, 2008, his remains were buried in the South China Sea from the
U.S. Navy nuclear attack submarine Pasadena near the site of his daring rescue
on September 17, 1944, of 14 Australian and British prisoners of war who were
being transported to Japan when their ship sank. Some 450 miles distant at the
time of the sinking, ... Fluckey, Eugene B. Thunder Below! The USS Barb
Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in World War II. Urbana: University of Illinois
Press, 1992.

Sub Saharan Africa U S National Interests

Author: Don Henk
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 0788170589
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A companion piece, and arguably a superior work, is Eugene B. Fluckey's
Thunder Below! The subtitle tells us what the book is about: The USS Barb
Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in World War II. It is a compelling record of the
courage, leadership, initiative, and skill of the author and the competence of his
admirable crew. In crisp prose, Fluckey takes us through five combat patrols from
28 April 1944 to 7 August 1945, during which he was the Commanding Officer of
the USS ...

Silent Killers

Author: James P. Delgado
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1849088616
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... Submarine Warfare (History of the Great War, Based on Official Documents),
John Murray, London (1924) Field, Cyril, The Story of the Submarine from the
Earliest Ages to the Present Day, J. B. Lippincott, Philadelphia (1908) Fluckey,
Eugene B., Thunder Below!: The USS Barb Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in
WorldWar II, University of Illinois Press, Urbana (1992) Fontenoy, Paul E.,
Submarines: An Illustrated History of their Impact, ABCClio, Santa Barbara,
California (2007) ...

World War Ii The Definitive Encyclopedia And Document Collection 5 Volumes

Author: Spencer C. Tucker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851099697
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Some 450 miles distant at the time of the sinking, the crew of the Barb managed
to locate and rescue these survivors despite a typhoon. spencerc. tucker See
also Nimitz, Chester William; Submarines; U.S. Submarine Operations against
Japan References Blair, Clay, Jr. Silent Victory: The U.S. Submarine War against
Japan. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1975. Fluckey, Eugene B. Thunder Below! The
USS Barb Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in World War II. Urbana: University
of ...

Surface And Destroy

Author: Michael Sturma
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 081314020X
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Evans, David C., ed. The Japanese Navy in World War II: In the Words ofFormer
Japanese Naval Officers. 1969. Reprint, Annapolis, MD: U.S. Naval Institute
Press, 1986. Felton, Mark. Slaughter at Sea: The Story ofJapan's Naval War
Crimes. Annapolis, MD: U.S. Naval Institute Press, 2007. Feuer, A. B. Commando
! The M/Z Units' Secret War against Japan. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1996. Fluckey,
Eugene. Thunder Below! The USS Barb Revolutionizes Submarine Warfare in
World War II.

Pearl To V J Day

Author: Jacob Neufeld
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437912869
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... for the Navy: The Origin of Radar at the Naval Research Laboratory, NRL
Report 8466 (Washington, D.C.: Naval Research Laboratory, 1981); Admiral
Eugene B. Fluckey's Thunder Below! The U.S.S. Barb Revolutionizes Submarine
Warfare in World War II (Urbana, 111.: University of Illinois Press, 1992) offers
good insights on the value of radar countermeasures to defend against Japanese
air attacks. 14. See Coral Sea, Midway, and Submarine Actions, May 1942-
August 1942, pp.