By Martin Sheridan

ISBN-10: 1591147867

ISBN-13: 9781591147862

The USS Bullhead was once the final American naval vessel misplaced in international struggle II. this can be the submarine's heritage - from release to disappearance - as instructed via the single struggle correspondent allowed on a wartime submarine patrol. slender escapes from floating mines, diving to prevent enemy plane, and a bold sortie to rescue 3 badly harm military survivors of a downed B-52.crew are only the various adventures stated. proficient as a characteristic author, writer Martin Sheridan knew easy methods to percentage his reviews, the intangible spirit of camaraderie and experience of risk, in addition to the funny and poignant incidents of daily dwelling. First released in 1947, the narrative is predicated on a magazine saved by way of the writer throughout the Bullhead's first warfare patrol in March-April 1945 and supplemental info from reputable military reviews. It captures the perilous undersea warfare within the Pacific as just a first-hand account can, supported by means of a distinct choice of interval photographs.

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