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Tracking U.S. Navy Specialties: The History of Radarmen

Many people collect U.S.Navy rating badges and many other folks collect ephemera. Still other collectors pursue metal insignia and uniform devices. But the question I have is, how many of them combine... more

Owning a Symbolic Plank

As a navy veteran and a part of a ship’s commissioning crew (termed “plankowner”), by tradition, I am entitled to receive a piece of the deck planking when “my” ship is put... more

Battleship : From Living Room Table to Big Screen

Battleship : a film based on a board game. Not since Werner Herzog’s Candyland has cinema witnessed such a colossal clash of two such disparate forms of entertainment. As Battleship folds in... more