The Resource Proudly we served : the men of the USS Mason, Mary Pat Kelly ; foreword by John H. Dalton

Proudly we served : the men of the USS Mason, Mary Pat Kelly ; foreword by John H. Dalton

Label
Proudly we served : the men of the USS Mason
Title
Proudly we served
Title remainder
the men of the USS Mason
Statement of responsibility
Mary Pat Kelly ; foreword by John H. Dalton
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Few Americans know the history-changing story of the USS Mason, a World War II warship manned by an African-American crew that served as a role model for the integration of U.S. Navy ships. At a time when most blacks in the Navy were relegated to mess duties, the crew of the USS Mason escorted six convoys across the perilous North Atlantic, from the weeks leading up the D-Day invasions until V-E day in 1945. As part of the so-called Hunter-Killer groups that defeated the German U-boats, they helped win the Battle of the Atlantic. Proudly We Served: The Men of the USS Mason tells the story o
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
940.54/5973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
D774.M36
LC item number
.K455 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Proudly we served : the men of the USS Mason, Mary Pat Kelly ; foreword by John H. Dalton
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Bluejacket Books"--Cover
  • Includes index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword by John H. Dalton, ; Preface to the 2015 Paperback Edition ; Prologue ; 1. Signing Up ; 2. Boots ; 3. Rated ; 4. Commissioning and Shakedown ; 5. Maiden Voyage; 6. Convoy NY-119; 7. Contacts ; 8. Steaming as Before ; 9. Moored ; 10. Aweigh ; Epilogue ; Appendix A ; Appendix B; Appendix C ; Index ; About the Author
Control code
ocn905920136
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612518183
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
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34a96a85-de04-46fb-a6e6-276bd83ab2c0
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32832230
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)905920136
  • pebc1612518184

Library Locations

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