A Collection of Articles Published in the Naval Aviation News magazine to Commemmorate the 50th Anniversary of World War II



Ready to Mobilize, Part 1
Ready to Mobilize, Part 2, Victory Winning Team
Ready or Not...Naval Aviation's Aircraft and Ships on the Eve of Pearl Harbor
The Neutrality Patrol: To Keep Us Out of World War II, Part 1
The Neutrality Patrol: To Keep Us Out of World War II, Part 2
Aviation Training and Expansion, Part 1
Aviation Training and Expansion, Part 2
Wings of Victory, Prewar Technical Development, Part 1
Wings of Victory, Technical Development During WW II, Part 2
Wings of Victory, Part 3
Organization of Naval Aviation in World War II
Aviation Ordnance 1939-1941
The Pacific Neutrality Patrol
"This is No Drill." U.S. Naval Aviation and Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941
Wake Island--A Gallant Defense
The Early Carrier Raids: Proving Japanese Vulnerability
The Battle of Coral Sea
Do the Best We Can with What We have (Battle of Midway)
Patrol Aviation in the Pacific in WW II, Part 1
Patrol Aviation in the Pacific in WW II, Part 2
Naval Aviation in Operation Torch
Guadalcanal: Trial by Fire, Part 1
Guadalcanal: Trial by Fire, Part 2
Combat Art in WW II
Fighter Tactics in WW II
Fleet Carrier Combat Operations, 1943 to 1944
Solomon Islands Campaign: The Isolation of Rabaul
Island Hopping in WW II: From the Gilberts to the Marshals
Island Hopping in WW II: The Marianas
Invasion! Fortress Europe--Naval Aviation in France, Summer 1944
The Kamikazes: Japanese Suicide Units
Victory at Leyte Gulf
Patrol Aviation in the Atlantic in World War II
Back to the Philippines, Part 1
Back to the Philippines, Part 2
Technical Development in World War II
From Autos to Aircraft: General Motors' WW II conversion to Wildcats and Avengers
The Largest Invasion...That Never Was
In the Wake of Victory

NOTE: This collection of articles has been out of print for many years and paper copies are no longer available.




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