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2 edition of Subchaser Jim found in the catalog.

Subchaser Jim

Josef Berger

Subchaser Jim

by Josef Berger

  • 340 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown, and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Josef Berger, with illustrations by Jack Coggins ...
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsCoggins, Jack, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.B452 Su
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 p. l., [3]-302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6453764M
    LC Control Number43012359
    OCLC/WorldCa7581331

    In a wartime Navy of giant carriers and battleships, tiny wooden subchasers did not command much attention. Yet these foot warships, manned mostly by inexperienced reservists, performed vital chores for the fleet everywhere there was action in World War II. They led landing craft right up to the assault beaches, protected them from fire. The inside of the book appears to be in pretty good condition, though. This is a pre-owned item. The inside of the book appears to be in pretty good condition, though. Subchaser Jim Hardcover Josef Berger $ Free shipping. The Ten Million by Mark Hellinger Hardcover $Seller Rating: % positive.

      When reader Jim Romans retired, he needed a project to keep him busy. A lifelong builder and a fan of Humphrey Bogart's film Sahara, Jim took on . New Books Radio the an-~wiH~ be held the church. 7 Sunday evening Sheriff Names 3-Year Deputies Balls!on Spa—Sheriff Frank S. Hathorn has appointed the follow­ ing deputies for a three-year term or at the pleasure of the sheriff: Willard C. Barker, under sheriff; Samuel Harris, Henry J. .

    The book is intact, and the pages are in good condition. A great book at a great price! The book is intact, and the pages are in good condition. A great book at a great price! Skip to main content. Shop by category. Shop by category. Enter your search keyword. Advanced: Daily Deals; Brand Outlet. Subchaser definition is - a small maneuverable patrol or escort vessel used for antisubmarine warfare.


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Subchaser Jim by Josef Berger Download PDF EPUB FB2

SUBCHASER JIM. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Submarine activities against the Banks' fishing fleet, before Pearl Harbor, and after, with the Navy taking a hand, 18 year old Jim Ellis is secretly inducted into Naval Intelligence, with his ship, left him by his uncle, used as a decoy for the.

The book is written in a style intended for junior high school-age reading but I found it a great read, thoroughly exciting and enjoyable.

Henry Doscher, Jr., Captain, USNR, (Ret.). Subchaser In The South Pacific, A Saga of the USS SC During World War II. Sub-Caser Jim is a great story about a young man who inherits a scooner with an experienced crew that have been together most of thier lives.

Jim has to proove himself while secretly working with the navy. The crew is extremely suspicious as well as they don't trust Jim's judgement because of 5/5(1). One such doughty little ship, subchaseris the subject of this book.

Told by 's commanding officer Ed Stafford, then a twenty-four-year-old lieutenant (jg) on his first warship, the story follows the thirty-man crew as they scrapped their way through the war, including action Subchaser Jim book the July invasion of Sicily.

One such doughty little ship, subchaseris Subchaser Jim book subject of this book. Told by 's commanding officer Ed Stafford, then a twenty-four-year-old lieutenant (jg) on his first warship, the story follows the thirty-man crew as they scrapped their way through the war, including action during the July invasion of Sicily/5(14).

Many thanks to Jim for submitting the images to the Subchaser Archives. New in The Chasers -- Subchaser Crews Dave at Wartime Press, submitted a nice studio photograph of a crewman on SCone of the chasers that served in the Otranto Barrage and participated in the bombardment of Durazzo harbor on 2 October, Resources and Links — Books Reviews of books related to the study of WWI submarine chasers.

William A. Wetherell served as CMM on subchaser This set includes photos from his service, included in a letter in the collection of Jim Felton (a collector of WWI-era postal history items).

An excerpt from CMM Wetherell's letter: " It is awfully nice to be a captain and everything. I was going to enlist as Admiral but, you know, there is no chance for advancement if you. The LCCN (Library of Concress Control Number) of each book is given where available.

Look here for more about LCCN. Subchaser Jim By Josef Berger Cover & illustrations by Jack Coggins Little, Brown & Co. LCCN UK publication by Hutchinsons - different illustrator.

Subchapter definition is - a subdivision of a chapter: such as. How to use subchapter in a sentence. Subchaser book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The commanding officer of subchaser describes the tough little wooden /5(2). The SC-1 class subchaser had a displacement of 85 tons and a complement of two officers and 24 enlisted men. The armament consisted of two 3"/caliber guns and two machine guns.

Later on a depth charge projector or Y-gun was substituted for the after 3-inch gun and it proved to be the most effective antisubmarine weapon of all. The book is available from the Signal Light Books site, at $ It will soon be available in the books section of the shop at the National World War One Museum in Kansas City as well; and in coming months at other locations.

--Todd Woofenden, Editor, The Subchaser Archives. The vessels were redefined and redesigned to handle new adversaries during World War II. This book takes a detailed look at US Sub Chasers with more than photographs, color profiles and detailed line drawings.

52 pages. Jim Mesko. out of 5 stars 7. Paperback. 11 offers from $14 Subchaser Edward P. Stafford. out of 5 stars 15 Reviews: 4. Short Stories About Subchasers. Though they fought and spilled blood all the way from Australia, the Solomons and New Guinea, the Gilbert and Marshalls, the Phillipines, Guam, Iwo Jima and Okinawa, no subchasers were invited to be present in Tokyo Harbor on 2 September,the day the Japanese surrendered aboard the battleship Missouri.

If you are interested in Victory medals, then James Michel's book, World War I - Victory Medals, needs to be on your shelf. I just received my copy last week (thanks to my father-in-law for the gift!), and plan to post more fulsome notes on this, but wanted to post something right away.

The illustrations alone are worth the cover price: photo after photo, well done, in color. TITLE: AUTHOR: ILLUSTRATOR: PUBLISHER: DATE: EDITION: BINDING: LCCN: ISBN: Fighting Ships of the US Navy: Fletcher Pratt: Jack Coggins: Garden City: First: HC.

THE SCOW (SAND BARGE) & THE SUBCHASER (Sunbeam) Written by: Rick Berketa of Niagara Frontier. SETTING THE STAGE. At about p.m. on the afternoon of Tuesday August 6tha steel copper bottomed sand scow (barge) was engaged in a dredging operation in the fast currents on the American side of the Niagara River opposite Port Day at the entrance of the Niagara Falls Power.

TITLE: AUTHOR: ILLUSTRATOR: PUBLISHER: DATE: EDITION: BINDING: LCCN: ISBN: All About Rockets and Jets: Fletcher Pratt: Jack Coggins: Random House: First: HC DJ. The subchaser was always fun to be associated with and was a great conversation starter. It was moored in the little town of Alviso, CA.

at the southern tip of the San Francisco bay. The ship, at times, would settle on a list when the tide went out so that was usually fun. One such doughty little ship, subchaseris the subject of this book.

Told by 's commanding officer Ed Stafford, then a twenty-four-year-old lieutenant (jg) on his first warship, the story follows the thirty-man crew as they scrapped their way through the war, including action during the July invasion of Sicily.book, “Subchaser”.

Stafford was, among other things, CO of the SC Great book -- took me back to my days on the SC Morgan and Motor Mac Jim Byington. When I first met MM Byington he boarded,dropped to his knees and kissed the ’s deck.

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