external_video
Chindit's picture
Shared by Chindit
0
 Lieutenant) March 05, 2015

A World War II fighter plane rose from its grave in the cold waters of Lake Michigan in 2010, 67 years after it crashed during a training mission.

Although under water since a 1943 training crash, the F4U-1 Corsair was remarkably complete. The F4U-1 Corsair emerged rusted, its underbelly...read more

0

Categories: 

external_video
Chindit's picture
Shared by Chindit
0
 Lieutenant) March 04, 2015

I made this film using very rare footage I discovered raw and untouched in the national archives. This is the largest oceanic battle in history. Please note that this footage views both the Japanese, Australian and U.S Military engaging in one of the most horrific battles ever. It has the...read more

5
external_video
Fighter Command's picture
Shared by Fighter Command
0
 Lieutenant) February 25, 2015

Omaha Beach, commonly known as Omaha, was the code name for one of the five sectors of the Allied invasion of German-occupied France in the Normandy landings on 6 June 1944, during World War II. Omaha is located on the coast of Normandy, France, facing the English Channel, and is 5 miles (8 km)...read more

0
external_video
Fighter Command's picture
Shared by Fighter Command
0
 Lieutenant) January 14, 2015

This short newsreel, produced for the home market, shows Operation Hailstone, the U.S. assault on "Japan's Pearl Harbor", the naval base at Truk. Footage shows Task Force 58, which included the fleet carriers USS Yorktown, USS Essex, USS Intrepid, USS Bunker Hill, USS Enterprise, and the light...read more

0
document
Hannes Trautloft's picture
Shared by Hannes Trautloft
0
 Lieutenant) January 11, 2015
1

The Wartime European Carriers.- ‘Experience with regard to the suitability of the present type of aircraft carrier must still be evaluated. Examination of enemy naval strategy in ocean warfare leads, however, to the clear recognition of the fact that aircraft carriers or cruisers with flight...read more

0
external_video
Chindit's picture
Shared by Chindit
0
 Lieutenant) December 17, 2014

This film was produced by the Department of War and was overseen by film great John Ford. This full length version was cut to a half an hour for release because it concentrated too much on analysis and history and also because it criticized the U.S. Navy. At its new size, It was used to help...read more

0
document
Winston Churchill's picture
Shared by Winston Churchill
0
 Lieutenant) December 11, 2014
1

This report covers SHINYO Boat "Specia Attack Cratt" and KAITEN "Human Torpedoes" or "Ona Man Submarines". read more

0
document
DDIke's picture
Shared by DDIke
3
 HQ Batallón) December 08, 2014
1

A brief article cannot thoroughly survey the vast scope of aeronautical development. During the war, improvements were made in almost everything involving flight and flight support: shipboard gear, such as arresting gear, barriers and barricades; safety and survival gear, including oxygen...read more

0
picture
Fighter Command's picture
Shared by Fighter Command
0
 Lieutenant) December 02, 2014
1

Japan’s surprise air attack on the US Navy’s Pacific fleet, stationed at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, silenced dissension in Congress and hurled the US into the second world war, all in less than a day. A week later, Newsweek’s Washington Bureau produced its report, headlined: “Nation’s full might...read more

0

Pages

Subscribe to U.S. Navy