SEPTEMBER 2, 1945
- Nimitz, Chester W. Baer, George // Reader's Companion to Military History;1996, p332
This article provides information on the military career of U.S. World War II Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, who led the military from 1885 to 1966. Nimitz, as commander in chief, Pacific Fleet and Pacific Areas, allegedly led the greatest naval campaign of all time. The U.S. Navy's Pacific...
- BREAKING THE CODE: THE BRAINS BEHIND THE MIDWAY VICTORY. Vlahos, Elizabeth // All Hands;Jun2010, Issue 1119, p40
The article offers military information on the synergic effort by Chester Nimitz, OP-20-G and the Sailors who made the victorious fight in the Pacific fleet conflict in World War II between U.S. Pacific Fleet against Japan's Combined Fleet.
- Our Sea Power. Nimitz, Chester W. // Vital Speeches of the Day;11/1/45, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p39
Presents the text of a speech given by Chester W. Nimitz, U.S. Navy Fleet Admiral and Commander of the Pacific Fleet, on October 9, 1945, which deals with the role of U.S. naval power in the victory of the U.S. and its allies in World War II.
- Latest Moves in Pacific. Nimitz, Chester W. // Vital Speeches of the Day;10/1/44, Vol. 10 Issue 24, p744
Presents the text of a speech delivered by U.S. Admiral Chester W. Nimitz on September 18, 1944 which deals with the actions taken by U.S. forces in the Pacific amidst World War II.
- Fleet Admiral Nimitz Statue. Serafini, Al // Wings of Gold;Spring2014, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p13
The article focuses on the installation of a statue of U.S. Navy Fleet Admiral Chester Nimitz by the Naval Order of the U.S., a hereditary organization for the American sea service members as of March 2014. It mentions that nine-foot bronze statue with a black granite pedestal has been installed...
- ENOLA GAY. // Military History;Jul2015, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p61
The article presents several images related to the World War II including that of destruction of Hiroshima, and Nagasaki from aerial bombing from Bomber Enola Gay in Japan, an instrument of surrender signed by U.S. Navy Fleet Admiral Chester Nimitz and Japanese foreign minister Mamoru Shigemitsu.
- â€¦the Marines Had Bypassed Iwo Jima? Grimsley, Mark // World War II;Dec2007, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p91
The article reflects on the battle for Iwo Jima during World War II. In late September 1944, three of the U.S. Navy's top admirals met in San Francisco to discuss the next phase of operations in the Central Pacific theater. Admiral Chester W. Nimitz recommended the capture of Okinawa in the...
- Back on the Line. // Time;10/11/1968, Vol. 92 Issue 15, p43
The article focuses on the participation of the 59,300-ton USS New Jersey battleship, controlled by Captain Edward Snyder Jr., in the Seventh Fleet Task Force in South Vietnam in 1968. It states that the battleship is old-fashioned but it performs effectively in its missions. Furthermore, the...
- The Week. // New Republic;11/2/42, Vol. 107 Issue 18, p559
This article presents a summary of world events during the week of November 2, 1942. The author discusses the upcoming U.S. Congressional election and believes the successful prosecution of World War II should be the most important election issue. He decries the lack of strategic interaction...