This page will mainly be dedicated to the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, the U.S.S. PICKING DD-685, Air Sea Rescue and to the Pacific Theater of WWII.
NAVAL BATTLE of GUADALCANAL ( Nov. 13-15 1942 )
(Last Updated 08/08/20)
U.S.S. PICKING DD-685 War Diary
Air-Sea Rescue 1941-1952
War Warning Events leading up Dec. 7, 1941
Battleships World War Two
Carriers World War Two
Light Carriers World War Two
At Close Quarter
"PT boats in the United States Navy"
Books I've read about the War in the Pacific
Links to other Military Sites
These are the places I get my information
National Archives and Records Service
8601 Adelphi Road
College Park, MD 20740
Department of the Navy
Naval Historical Center Operational Archives Branch Washington Navy Yard
Washington, D. C. 20374
"Remember A ship's place in the line is not set By the weight of her broadside, The spread of her sail's, The strength of her scantlings, But by the heart of those who sail in her"