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The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Fines

The Paperback of the The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer at

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors by James D. Hornfischer  Ages 15 and up

The Paperback of the The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer at

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U. Navy’s Finest Hour

The older gentleman on the right is an American hero.  His name is Earl "Blue" Archer.  I met him in 2004 on a mountain in Germany, on an A.G. Edwards trip.  This pic was taken in Jamaica in my hotel room at a book signing I organized with a few friends.  Blue was a torpedo bomber pilot in WWII.  He is written about in the book "The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors" by James Hornfischer.  He is a great American and I am proud to call him my friend.

The older gentleman on the right is an American hero. His name is Earl "Blue" Archer. I met him in 2004 on a mountain in Germany, on an A.G. Edwards trip. This pic was taken in Jamaica in my hotel room at a book signing I organized with a few friends. Blue was a torpedo bomber pilot in WWII. He is written about in the book "The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors" by James Hornfischer. He is a great American and I am proud to call him my friend.

%TITTLE%-  Normally, I don’t read naval history. Ships and the sailors who man them are something to which I can’t relate, and I got into this book only because Chuck Banks, who contributes to this blog, insisted that I do so. I’m glad he did. It’s the story of the Battle of Samar, which was part of the...-https://losporcos.com/book-review-last-stand-of-the-tin-can-sailors-by-james-d-hornfischer.html

Normally, I don’t read naval history. Ships and the sailors who man them are something to which I can’t relate, and I got

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Fines

The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U.S. Navy's Fines

The Paperback of the The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors: The Extraordinary World War II Story of the U. Navy's Finest Hour by James D. Hornfischer at

Cruise book cover: 67 Road Runner, USS Nicholas DD449, courtesy of Thomas Olszewski. Tin Can Sailors - The National Assn. of Destroyer Veterans

Cruise book cover: 67 Road Runner, USS Nicholas courtesy of Thomas Olszewski. Tin Can Sailors - The National Assn. of Destroyer Veterans

February 2016 The last stand of the tin can sailors : the extraordinary World War II story of the U.S. Navy's finest hour / James D. Hornfischer.

February 2016 The last stand of the tin can sailors : the extraordinary World War II story of the U. Navy's finest hour / James D.

'Neptune's Inferno: The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal' by James D. Hornfischer ---- With The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors and Ship of Ghosts, James D. Hornfischer created essential and enduring narratives about Am...

'Neptune's Inferno: The U. Navy at Guadalcanal' by James D. Hornfischer ---- With The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors and Ship of Ghosts, James D. Hornfischer created essential and enduring narratives about Am.

Navy Destroyer TIN CAN SAILORS Military Patch BACK BONE OF THE ...

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A telling of the Battle off Samar.  It was one of the Battles of Leyte Gulf, the greatest naval battle ever fought.

A telling of the Battle off Samar. It was one of the Battles of Leyte Gulf, the greatest naval battle ever fought.

Tin Can Sailors T-Shirt Navy Destroyer Military Shirt $19.95

Tin Can Sailors Tshirt and Tin Can Sailors Navy Destroyer Military Shirt for Navy enlisted, family and friends of the USN.