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Admiral Harold R. Stark

architect of victory, 1939-1945

by B. Mitchell Simpson

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Published by University of South Carolina Press in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Stark, Harold R. 1880-1972,
    • United States. Navy -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American,
    • Admirals -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby B. Mitchell Simpson III.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD773 .S56 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 326 p. :
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2049752M
      ISBN 100872495965
      LC Control Number88027292

        In reply to: Admiral Harold R. Stark John Stark 7/25/01 A bit more Adm. Stark information: Adm. Stark's parents were LTC Benjamin Franklin Stark and Mary Frances Warner. Admiral Harold R. Stark: Architect of Victory, (Studies in Maritime History) by B. Mitchell Simpson. Click here for the lowest price! Hardcover, ,

      Admiral Harold R. Stark 8 th Chief of Naval Operations: 1 August – 26 March A month after Admiral Stark embarked on his tour as CNO, Germany invaded Poland, and France and Great Britain declared war in return. When Admiral Harold R. Stark became COMNAVEUR in April , he was given the additional duties as Commander, United States Twelfth Fleet. The fleet, which operated in European waters, consisted of one battleship, two cruisers, an aircraft carrier and six destroyers.

      At the time, John was a senior aide to Admiral Harold R. “Betty” Stark, the chief of naval operations. John learned that Pearl was under attack when he went to cash a check at the Army Navy Club in Washington, and he departed immediately for the Navy Department. He spent the afternoon listening in on Admiral Stark’s telephone calls from. To Admiral Harold R. Stark. J [Washington, D.C.] Personal. Dear Betty: I have had two notes from you, both referring to the Army group I sent to London the other day. 1 I am delighted that they made such satisfactory contact with you and your organization. Incidentally, the PM is due at Anacostia at five P.M. today, to continue these back and forths. 2.


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A month after Admiral Stark assumed his duties as Chief of Naval Operations, Hitler’s army invaded Poland, and World War II was underway. Western hemisphere defense and the Navy’s combat readiness were matters of such urgency as to permit no delay should the nation be drawn into the war.

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We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Chief of Naval Operations. 1: Dollars Cannot. Admiral Harold R. Stark, USN () -- 8th Chief of Naval Operations, 1 August - 26 March Harold Rainsford Stark was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on 12 November He was appointed to the U.S.

Naval Academy in and graduated with the Class of Inhe served in the battleship Minnesota before and during the Atlantic Fleet's epic cruise around the World. The Harold Stark Papers collection contains documents related to Admiral Stark's naval career, and includes personal & official correspondence, speeches, cruises, Pearl Harbor Investigation data, news clippings, manuscript of Pearl Harbor attack, letter book, diary, photos, and microfilm.

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