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Destruction of Ex-German Naval Vessels Allotted to the U.S.

Destruction of Ex-German Naval Vessels Allotted to the U.S.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
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  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Confiscations and contributions,
  • Salvage -- United States,
  • Ships -- Scrapping -- Law and legislation -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Committee Serial No. 10

    Edition Notes

    StatementUnited States House Committee on Naval Affairs, Sixty-Seventh Congress, first session
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113-114 p
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18101691M

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The U.S. Navy stationed the Battle Fleet, consisting of twelve battleships and the Lexington and the Saratoga, in the Pacific, thereby reflecting the view of the Board, the ONI, the CNO, and the Naval War College that the Imperial Japanese Navy was the primary concern of the U.S.

Navy. The Navy also based the weaker Scouting Fleet in the Atlantic. The Naval Bombing Experiments Off the Virginia Capes: June and JulyTheir Technological and Psychological Aspects. Washington, DC: Naval Hsitorical Foundation, The original fragile document is available for examination at the Navy Department Library.

It is unavailable for inter-library loan. Full text of "Sundry legislation affecting the Naval establishment, hearings before Committee on Naval Affairs, House of Representatives, Sixty-seventh Congress, first session, on sundry legislation affecting the Naval establishment, " See other formats.

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book formats. All the salved ex-German ships have now been towed south, and have been apportioned amongst the Allied Powers.

It is interesting to note that the "Baden" and "Nurnberg," of which several photographs are shown in the following pages, have been allotted to Great Britain, whilst the "Emden" goes to France, and the "Frankfurt" to U.S.A.

This section contains a brief summary and account of 67 Panamanian and Honduran flag merchant ships lost or damaged during World War II upon which American Merchant Seamen and U.S.

Naval Armed Guard were lost or wounded. These ships were under the control of the War Shipping Administration representing the Government of the United States. The advantage rested with Antony in naval terms, because his vessels were large and heavy.

Octavian, however, possessed two elements Destruction of Ex-German Naval Vessels Allotted to the U.S. book were to prove pivotal to the outcome: his admiral Agrippa, and his lighter Liburnian ships, which were equipped with the Harpax, a ram that pinned the opposing vessel and allowed for boarding and capture.

THE MERCHANT NAVY, Volume 2 coast — A difficult operation — Destruction of submarines by drifters — Gallant work of drifters in range Destruction of Ex-German Naval Vessels Allotted to the U.S. book enemy batteries — Destruction of the armed yacht Sanda — Tribute of Admiral Bacon to the courage of officers and crews of drifters and trawlers — Loss of the Brighton Queen by mine.

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It is necessarily halting and incomplete. The extent of the subject is perhaps beyond the safe traverse of a Destruction of Ex-German Naval Vessels Allotted to the U.S.

book dead reckoning. Policies of governmental control and of the economics of our management do not come within the scope of the book except as text to the diary of seafaring.

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Severe depression had, by then, fallen on the shipping industry, and the absorption of the ships, many of which were not of attractive type to British owners, was a very slow matter.

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