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All Hands Magazine - April 1953 - Bureau Of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin

April 1953 Issue All Hands Magazine

APRIL 1953

Navpers-O NUMBER 434

VICE ADMIRAL JAMES L. HOLLOWAY, Jr., USN
The Chief of Naval Personnel

REAR ADMIRAL JOSEPH F. BOLGER, USN
The Deputy Chief of Naval Personnel

CAPTAIN ROBERT W. WOOD, USN
Assistant Chief for Morale Services

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Atomic Age Goes Beneath the Surface 2
  • The Word 6
  • Fighting Unseen Enemy with FEDCU One 8
  • Sailors Meet Lots of Interesting People 12
  • Here's How a Drill Unit Operates 14
  • Navy Mail Call 17
  • Navy 'Men of Mars' — On, Over, Under Water 18
  • Servicescope: News of Other Services 20
  • All-Navy Sports Program Gets Under Way 22
  • Morning Orders 24
  • Letters to the Editor 25
  • Special Feature
    • Teamed Together for National Defense 31
    • Chart: Organization for National Security 32
  • Today's Navy 35
  • Bulletin Board 42
    • Points Determining Advancement in Rate 42
    • Legislative Round-Up 44
    • Navy Schools and Courses Produce Expert Sailors 46
    • Directives in Brief 57
  • Book Reviews 58
  • Book Supplement: Prison Camp Escape: 1918 59
  • Taffrail Talk

All Hands Magazine Editors

  • LCDR F. C. Huntley, USNR, Editor
  • John A. Oudine, Managing Editor
  • Associate Editors
    • LT A. P. Miller, Jr., USNR, News
    • David Rosenberg, Art
    • Elsa Arthur, Research
    • French Crawford Smith, Layout
    • G. Vern Blasdell, Reserve

FRONT COVER: Easter services were attended by crewmen on board uss Taconic (AGC 17) while en route to Norfolk last year. Richard Pollak, CSSN, is seen singing during service.

AT LEFT (Not Shown): Navyman gets an exciting, but safe, ride during transfer by highline between a tanker and uss Missouri (BB 63).

CREDITS: All photographs published in ALL HANDS are official
Department of Defense photos unless otherwise designated.

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