93.27 F
New York
July 5, 2020
Home » U.S. Navy

U.S. Navy

History

The True Story Behind the ‘Greyhound’ Movie

Smithsonian
SMITHSONIANMAG.COM | June 11, 2020, 11:20 a.m. Despite the fact that it was the longest military campaign of World War II, the Battle of the Atlantic—a six-year fight for control of the eponymous ocean—is often overshadowed by other clashes in the European and Pacific theaters. “It’s not the most glamorous......
CNBC Business

U.S. Navy test shows 60% of carrier crew have coronavirus antibodies

CNBC
CNBC – For more and to sign up click here In this handout released by the U.S. Navy, The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) leaves its San Diego homeport Jan. 17, 2020. US Navy | Getty Images A U.S. Navy investigation into the spread of the coronavirus aboard......
History

The True Story of the Battle of Midway | History

Smithsonian
“At the present time we have only enough water for two weeks. Please supply us immediately,” read the message sent by American sailors stationed at Midway, a tiny atoll located roughly halfway between North America and Asia, on May 20, 1942. The plea for help, however, was a giant ruse;......
History

William D. Leahy Was the Hidden Power Behind D-Day | History

Smithsonian
In early June 1944, as Allied troops in England made their final preparations before embarking on the greatest invasion of all time, the eyes of the American media turned not to the beaches of Normandy, but to Mt. Vernon, Iowa, a speck of a town more than 4,000 miles from......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More