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1 April 1943 Our Navy Magazine

1 April 1943 Our Navy Magazine

Vol. XX XVII No. 21



This picture is a graphic portrayal of the Captain of a gun crew aboard a US battleship looking through the periscope to get a true bearing on the target.

All photographs are Official Navy Photos unless otherwise identified.

Table of Contents : * THE LOG *

  • Traditions of the Navy
    By C. W. Windos
  • Our Naval Views and Comments
    By the Editor
  • We Must Have Battleships
    By Vice Admiral J. K. Taussig
  • Glistening Lady
    By Gene Busse
  • At Your Service, Sailor
    By James L. Collings
  • Jungle Expedition
    By J. Norman Heard
  • Salty Rhymes
  • Scuttlebutt Scandals
    By Bozo
  • What's in a Name
    By Richard A. Shaffer Lay
  • Foreign Naval News
    By Walton L. Robinson
  • Two Survival Wars
    By Bruce Baylor
  • Fly-Four
    By Chester Maury
  • Roundup on the War
    By Fletcher Pratt
  • Naval Cancels and Cachets
    By Marshall R. Hall
  • Salt Shakers
  • This Global War
    By Garret Smith
  • Bulletin Board
  • Awards, Commendations and Promotions
  • Official Navy Casualty List
  • Personnel Information
  • Your Beauty Parade
  • Notes of Interest
  • Between the Book-Ends
  • Lay Aft on the Fantail
  • The Skipper and the Boot

Written By and For All Navymen.

ASST. EDITOR : James L. Collings


  • C. M. Hatcher
  • R. C. Fay


  • C. J. Lund
  • Robert Buchanan


  • A. R. Bosworth
  • Walt Munson
  • Lillian Thomas
  • Harry Dwyer
  • Cedric W. Windas

Member Audit Bureau of Circulations

Published the 1st and 15th of each month by OUR NAVY, INC., Owen Watson, president and publisher; Paul R. Watson, treasurer. Office of publication, 210 Orchard Street, East Rutherford, N. J. Editorial and Executive offices, 1 Hanson Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Entered as second class matter at the post office, Rutherford, New Jersey, under the act of March 3, 1879. Single copies 25 cents. One year subscription (24 issues) $5.00. Subscribers should notify promptly of change of address; both old and new addresses should be given. Contributions to OUR NAVY'S editorial columns should be addressed to 1 Hanson Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Material intended for the 1st of the month issue should he in the hands of the Editor by the 1st of the month preceding date of issue: material for the 15th of the month issue by the 15th of the month preceding.

Assertions or opinions of contributors are those of the individual and do not reflect the official views of the Navy Department or the Government.

Entire contents copyrighted 1943 by OUR NAVY, INC.

More Net Paid Circulation in the Navy than Any Other Publication

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