Proceedings Magazine - January 1951

Front Cover, U. S. Steam Frigate Mississippi Leaving Vera Cruz, 1847. United States Naval Institute Proceedings, January 1951

Front Cover, U. S. Steam Frigate Mississippi Leaving Vera Cruz, 1847. United States Naval Institute Proceedings, January 1951, Vol. No. 77, No. 1, Whole. No. 575. GGA Image ID # 1709d5878c


U. S. Steam Frigate Mississippi
Courtesy Office of Naval Records and Library
Going out to the rescue of the American steamer Hunter, a French bark, her prize, and an American pilot boat wrecked on Green Island near Vera Cruz, Mexico, March 21, 1847.

Iwo Jima, Acme of Amphibious Assault
By Lieutenant Commander Jeter A. Isely, U. S. Naval Reserve

The Navy’s Role in International Affairs
(Honorable Mention, Special Enlisted Prize Essay Contest, 1950)
By Chief Yeoman John E. McAuley, U. S. Navy

What Is This Thing Logistics?
By Captain K. C. McIntosh, (SC) U. S. Navy (Retired)

Soviet “Moral-Political Unity” and the Military Press
By Commander C. P. Lemieux, U. S. Naval Reserve (Inactive)

Comeback for the Propeller
By Commander Robert A. Winston, U. S. Naval Reserve

Britain’s Secret Weapon Against the Bolsheviks
By Ensign George W. Patterson, III, U. S. Navy

The Rocket Firing Submarine
By Martin E. Holbrook

The Air War College
By Captain Paul P. Blackburn, Jr., U. S. Navy

Japanese Commentary on Guadalcanal
By Captain Toshikazu Ohmae, Imperial Japanese Navy

The Work of Sir Julian Corbett in the Dreadnought Era
By Peter Marsh Stanford

Liberation of South Korea (Pictorial Section)

Discussion, Comments, Notes

Book Reviews

Professional Notes

Secretary’s Notes

Title Page

For the advancement of professional, literary, and scientific knowledge in the Navy
January 1951

  • Edited by Captain R. H. Rice, U. S. Navy
  • Managing Editor—Commander Roy de S. Horn. U. S. Navy (Ret.)

Associate Editors

  • Captain F. D. McCORKLE, U. S. Navy
  • Commander C. P. Lemieux, U. S. Naval Reserve. (Inactive)
  • Lieutenant Commander H. O. Werner, U. S. Naval Reserve (Inactive)

The opinions or assertions in the articles are the private ones of the writers, and are not to be construed as official or reflecting the views of the Navy Department or the naval service at large.

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