Unsung Sailors: The Naval Armed Guard in World War II

Unsung Sailors: The Naval Armed Guard in World War II
Author: Justin F. Gliechauf
Language English
Pages: 432
ISBN10: 0870217704
Genre: War
Goodreads Rating: 4.12
ISBN13: 9780870217708
Published: June 30th 1990 by US Naval Institute Press

The story of a critical but relatively unknown branch of the navy involving some 144,000 men who served in the US Naval Armed Guard. There are 150 first-hand accounts from former guardsmen, as well as historical data telling how the US Naval Armed Guard's 6000 merchant ships transported supplies.