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By John Lambert, Al Ross

The publication covers awesome global struggle II Allied Coastal ships. between them are Motor torpedo boats, PT boats, motor gunboats, and submarine chasers. The publication covers those boats in technical aspect, phrases, photos and line drawings.

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Achieved enduring fame; among them were In mid-February 1776, Hopkins sailed with his squad- and the Stephen De- ron under orders to attack British and Loyalist armed Thomas Truxtun, David caturs, junior and Porter, vessels in senior. Chesapeake Bay and Rhode Island delegation in Island. Taking the orders, he ignored them and shaped course for the island of A proposal to establish a Continental Navy, placed before Congress by the Rhode advantage of a discretionary clause THE CONTINENTAL NAVY enemy from to clear the the coasts of the Carolinas and in Oc- Providence in the powder were known Bahamas, to where be stored.

The movements and operations of these widely scattered forces constituted the Yorktown campaign. To General Washington were the French fleets, at New He would have York but yielded beau and de Grasse wallis at York or to the preference of RochamCorn- for a concentration against Hudson men began making a Virginia. New at either preferred to attack Clinton Yorktown. S. troops to garrison the After the most important units which were powerful enough to from the sea isolate the British Yorktown. of 7,000 Comte de Rochambeau had wounded.

Charity of 1905 the body of the great captain was In finally claimed by the United States. President Theodore Rooseit home, and these were Bay by seven battleships. Jones' remains lay in a temporary brick vault at Annapolis until 1913, when. S. Naval in chapel. Continental the Flamborough Head but for behavior, which demonstrated that for his actions subsequent erratic he was to Landais was eventually conduct. his and court-martialed his now summoned Captain Landais Franklin Dr. Paris 21 oflF TH E PENOBSCOT EXPEDITION, 1779 at least partly insane.

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