A history of the Navy V-12 Program during World War II. The Program provided opportunities for young men whose families had suffered during the difficult times of the Great Depression. These high school graduates were offered the golden opportunity to attend colleges and universities. At the end of the program, more than 60, 000 U.S. Navy and USMC officers had entered the armed forces for the war. Many, also entered the U.S. Naval Reserve in the post-ear period, and served in Korea and Vietnam. With photos -- 80+ pages of biographies of individual members of the program. Many include photos then and now.LST- 1097 received one Battle Star for WWII service. Graduated from the University of Louisville on June 14, 1947, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology. He went to work for the Boy Scouts of America in June 1 947 and retired on Marchanbsp;...
|Author||:||Henry C. Herge, Turner Publishing Co|
|Publisher||:||Turner Publishing Company - 1996|