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[PDF / Epub] ☆ Wahoo By Richard H. O'Kane – Wearedating.co.uk The career of the USS Wahoo in sinking Japanese ships in the farthest reaches of the Empire is legendary in submarine circlesChristened three months after Pearl Harbor Wahoo was commanded by the aston[PDF / Epub] ☆ Wahoo By Richard H. O'Kane – Wearedating.co.uk The career of the USS Wahoo in sinking Japanese ships in the farthest reaches of the Empire is legendary in submarine circlesChristened three months after Pearl Harbor Wahoo was commanded by the aston The career of the USS Wahoo in sinking Japanese ships in the farthest reaches of the Empire is legendary in submarine circlesChristened three months after Pearl Harbor Wahoo was commanded by the astonishing Dudley W Mush Morton whose originality and daring new techniques led to results unprecedented in naval history among them successful down the throat barrage against an attacking Japanese destroyer voracious surface running gun attacks and the sinking of a four ship convoy.

In one day Wahoo took the war to Japan's front porch and Morton became known as the Navy's most aggressive and successful sea raider Now in a new quality paperback edition her full story is told by the person most qualified to tell it her executive officer Richard O'Kane who went on to become the leading submarine captain of the Second World WarPraise for Wahoo The accounts of the patrols are spine tingling both in triumph and tragedy It is a tale of great courage brilliant leadership and daring innovation in a new type of submarine warfare fought largely on the surface in waters closely controlled by the enemy Well written a gripping story for anybody with a love of the sea or adventure in submarine combat Naval War College ReviewThis is an except.

wahoo kindle Wahoo EpubIn one day Wahoo took the war to Japan's front porch and Morton became known as the Navy's most aggressive and successful sea raider Now in a new quality paperback edition her full story is told by the person most qualified to tell it her executive officer Richard O'Kane who went on to become the leading submarine captain of the Second World WarPraise for Wahoo The accounts of the patrols are spine tingling both in triumph and tragedy It is a tale of great courage brilliant leadership and daring innovation in a new type of submarine warfare fought largely on the surface in waters closely controlled by the enemy Well written a gripping story for anybody with a love of the sea or adventure in submarine combat Naval War College ReviewThis is an except.

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Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ Rear Admiral Richard Hetherington “Dick” O'Kane was a United States Navy submarine commander in World War II who received a Medal of Honor for his service on the Tang He also served on the Wahoo as executive officer and approach officer He participated in successful attacks on Japanese shipping than any other submarine officer during the war.

10 thoughts on “Wahoo

  1. Steve Scott Steve Scott says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubI'd love to give this a higher rating but can'tAuthor Dick O'Kane who went on from being the XO of the Wahoo to being the number one American sub captain of WWII simply didn't consider his audience Even with the limited glossary O'Kane provides this account is full of cumbersome jargon and military acronyms He assumes the reader knows what he's talking about It's as if he wasn't writing it for a general audience but for all


  2. Michael Michael says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubAnyone that served on the boats will find this a very good read those that didn't it could be a good read for them once they understand the jargon of submarine operations The only fault I find with this book is the author's rendition on how the WAHOO was lost but then he did write this book prior to the discovery of wreck of the USS Wahoo a couple of


  3. Jim Jim says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubThe author was the Executive Officer on the Wahoo during its first 5 patrols prior to receiving his own submarine command The book includes the Wahoo's sixth and seventh patrols The Wahoo was sunk by Japanese aircraft during its seventh patrol so the descriptions of the seventh patrol are based on the records of the ships sunk by the Wahoo Japanese r


  4. David L Haven Jr David L Haven Jr says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubThe best submarine narrative I have ever readWith all due respect to Tom Clancy this book is the best page turner and so for it's history and accuracy The story of Wahoo has been forgotten by boomers through gen x and alpha? But this is a story that needs rememberingRead this book tell this story


  5. Larry Weldon Larry Weldon says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubExcellent bud sad accountWahoo was lost on patrol after several patrols with excellent results Today's generation would do well to note it is better to be brave and courageous than self centered


  6. George Kenaston George Kenaston says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubOutstanding book Being a former submariner I really related to the narrative and events described


  7. Fred Heller Fred Heller says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo Epubloved it action and explanations of how it was done uncanny how much success they had I guess just don to superior


  8. Arthur Berkell Arthur Berkell says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubA rel insite into what it's like on a submarine Lots of arcane jargon made it difficult to understand at times Otherwise an interesting and revealing read


  9. Jack Jack says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubThe US WWII Submarine Force became the greatest threat to the Japanese Empire Likewise the IJN inflicted severe casualties on our submariners since they operated singly and in dangerous waters The WAHOO became an ace at putting Japanese merchant vessels on the bottom Even with the dud torpedoes the crew managed multiple sinkings in a single attack Sadly it was one of her own torpedoes that caused her downfall when it circled and struck its own ship The s


  10. Iain Iain says:

    Epub wearedating.co.uk é Wahoo Kindle ↠ wahoo kindle, Wahoo EpubO'Kane manages something quite remarkable in this book He manages to present the mundane details of submarine life in an interesting way Engine operation navigation by the stars vacuum tube repair even games of cribbage On the flip side he presents those bursts of intense activity the torpedo attacks the anti sub warfare battles in an equally calm yet engaging waySPOILER ALERTAs a result the final chapters when the Wahoo is lost with all hands after O'Kane is transferred has a real emotional impact on the reader


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