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Antisubmarine Warfare in World War II

by Charles M. Sternhell

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Published by Aegean Park Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11304267M
    ISBN 100894122495
    ISBN 109780894122491
    OCLC/WorldCa319706489

    War of ; Mexican-American War; Civil War; Steam Navy ; Spanish-American War; World War I; World War II; Korean War; Cuban Missile Crisis; Vietnam War; Operation Allied Force; September 11th Terrorist Attack; Middle East Engagements; POW MIA; Pirate Interdiction and the U.S. Navy; Commemorations Toolkits. Commemorations Toolkits - Main; Navy. Captain Frederic John Walker, CB, DSO & Three Bars (3 June – 9 July ) (his first name is given as Frederick in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography and some London Gazette entries) was a Royal Navy officer noted for his exploits during the Second World was the most successful anti-submarine warfare commander during the Battle of the Atlantic and was known more Battles/wars: First World War, Second World .

      Shelves: naval-history, world-war-one, world-war-two A good history of ASW, which covers the Second World War in significantly more detail than earlier or later periods (pages 54 to , of the page book, deal with the Second World War).5/5. The submarine was undoubtedly the most potent purely naval weapon of the twentieth century. In two world wars, enemy underwater campaigns were very nearly successful in thwarting Allied hopes of victory - indeed, annihilation of Japanese shipping by US Navy submarines is an indicator of what might have been. That the submarine was usually defeated is a hugely important story in naval history.

      After World War II, the book turns to the Cold War and examines the anti-submarine warfare developments this confrontation inspired."--Sea Technology Magazine "Hunters and Killers, Volume 2: Anti-Submarine Warfare from is the second volume of a sweeping survey of submarine and antisubmarine warfare written by two very well-informed : "Anti-Submarine Warfare in World War I" is truly an exceptional piece of scholarship. It will stand for many years as the definitive study of the subject. As one might expect, from an author holding a Ph.D. from King's College, it's completely authoritative -- yet it's also highly readable for Cited by: 5.


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Antisubmarine Warfare in World War II by Charles M. Sternhell Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is Operations Evaluation Group Report No. 51, published by the U.S. Navy in as a "Confidential" book. The original volume is quite hard to find and this inexpensive reprint is very welcome. Sternhell and Thorndike remains, after more than 55 years, a unique and highly valuable account of World War II antisubmarine warfare (ASW).5/5(2).

This book is written by the second in command and eventual captain of the uss england a ww2 us destroyer escort of exceptional accomplishment The author joined the us navy just before the second world war. The book ends just after VJ day and is typical /5(11). Date: Image 11 of Antisubmarine warfare in World War II FOREWORD ri^ HIS volume embodies the results of some of the A statistical and analytical work done during the period by members of the Anti-Submarine Warfare Operations Research Group of the.

This book consists of a statistical review of the anti-submarine war in the Atlantic from totogether with a unified analysis of the tactics which proved most useful in this combat. It is believed that this material will be of considerable help in providing basic understanding of this extremely important branch of naval warfare.

Antisubmarine warfare in World War II Contributor Names Sternhell, Charles M., Thorndike, Alan M., Created / Published Washington: Operations Evaluation Group, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Navy Dept., Submarine Warfare in World War II: The History of the Fighting Under the Waves in the Atlantic and Pacific Theaters - Kindle edition by Charles River Editors.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Submarine Warfare in World War II: The History of the Fighting Under the Waves in the /5(18).

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“This book will appeal to World War II buffs and researchers in the evolution of anti-submarine warfare, the development of successful leadership qualities, and the culture of shipboard life and the naval hierarchy.” —Thomas Wildenberg, author of Destined for Glory: Dive Bombing, Midway, and the Introduction of Carrier Air Power.

Centuries,which is in turn a revised and expanded version of Submarine Warfare in the 20th Century, It is a bibliography listing books, periodical articles, and web sites related to submarine and antisubmarine warfare in the 20th Century, a rapidly growing body of literature as more WWII military history becomes available for research.

Living with the Torpedo is the only World War II memoir written by a US Navy officer who fought the years-long Battle of the Atlantic against Hitler's U-boats from the decks of a destroyer escort and PC boats.

More than seven decades later, George Sotos still dreams the sounds and emotions of his years living with the torpedo threat. Weapons B57 nuclear bomb Naval Mines Torpedoes (acoustic or wake homing, wire-guided) Depth charges Rockets Mk Lulu Anti-submarine missiles Anti-submarine mortar Anti-submarine net Nuclear depth bomb Ramming WE The Army Air Forces Antisubmarine Command was formed in the fall of to establish a single command to control antisubmarine warfare (ASW) activities of the Army Air Forces (AAF).

It was formed from the resources of I Bomber Command, which had been carrying out the antisubmarine mission in the Atlantic and Caribbean since the Attack on Pearl Harbor due to the lack of long range Naval Branch: Army Air Forces.

Antisubmarine warfare in World War II "Manuscript and illustrations for this volume were prepared for publication by the Summary Reports Group of the Columbia University Division of War Research under contract OEMsr with the Office of Scientific Research.

THIS first phase of U-boat 1 warfare was greatly influenced by the rapidly changing overall military situation. Germany invaded Poland on September 1,and England and France declared war on Germany on September 3.

Some U-boats had left Germany early in August and when the war began there were about six at sea, ready to start an offensive in the Northeast Atlantic in the Western. PART II ANTISUBMARINE MEASURES AND THEIR EFFECTIVENESS. From the historical summary of operations against submarines during World War II presented in Part I, many conclusions concerning the proper strategy and tactics of antisubmarine warfare [ASW] can be drawn.

The best non fiction submarine book ever written, by one of the best submarine skippers of World War II (two Medals of Honor). Eugene Fluckey revolutionized submarine warfare as much as anyone, and the reader reads about in this book/5.

The outstanding statistical facts of the antisubmarine war are summarized in the following tables and charts: Figure 1 - presents figures measuring the magnitude and effectiveness of U-boat and antisubmarine operations for the seven periods of World War II.

The "remarks" attached explain the outstanding characteristics of each period. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Antisubmarine Warfare and Convoying. Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) documents. ONI Compilation No. 14, Antisubmarine Information ONI, Submarine Silhouette Book No. 1 ONI Publication No.

8, Notes on Anti-submarine Defenses ONI Publication No. 9, Antisubmarine Warfare ONI Publication No. 29, Remarks on Protection of a Convoy by Extended Patrols ONI Publication No. 30, Analysis of the. Anti-submarine warfare: | | ||| | |Royal Navy| officers on the bridge of a destroye World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

A deep dive into the tactics and technology used to defend against submarines—from the opening of the First World War through World War II and beyond. The submarine was undoubtedly the most potent purely naval weapon of the twentieth century. In. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK A SUMMARY OF ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE OPERATONS IN WORLD WAR II Item Preview remove-circle A SUMMARY OF ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE OPERATONS IN WORLD WAR II by Defense Technical Information Center.

Publication date Offensive Antisubmarine Operations in World War II being one of them. In his book, Schoenfeld offers a thorough operational history of USAAF antisubmarine operations during the war.

He follows the th and th USAAF Antisubmarine Groups as they transferred from initial operations off the eastern coast of the United States to England.