Bache DD/DDE-470

01. http://www.navsource.org/archives/05/470.htm


02. http://www.hullnumber.com/DD-470


03. http://www.goatlocker.org/resources/nav/1650.pdf


04. http://destroyerhistory.org/fletcherclass/desron24/


05. http://www.history.navy.mil/danfs/b1/bache-ii.htm (Now a dead link. Will try to find alternate

      source)


06. http://recovery_ships.rossjsmith.com/recovery-mercury/mr_1a_cachets.htm (Now a dead link.

      Will try to find alternate source)


07. Splashdown: NASA and the Navy by Don Blair


08. US Destroyer Operations in WWII by Theodore Roscoe


09. The Last Epic Naval Battle: Voices from Leyte Gulf by David Sears


10. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Bache_(DD-470)


11. October Fury by Peter Huchthausen


12. Cuba 1962-62, The Closest to Nuclear War to Date


13. Rear Admiral Roger Warde Paine, Jr.

Additional Reading

Short Description of Operation Cottage

Softening up Kiska

Bismark Archipelago Overview

Admiralty Islands Campaign from Wikipedia

Hollandia Operation from USS Swanson

The Last Gunfight, The Battle of Surigao Strait 1944

Battle of Okinawa from Wikipedia

Damage to Bache from National Association of Destroyer Veterans

Bay of Pigs from Wikipedia

Missile Crisis from National Security Archive

Dominican Republic Intervention from Wikipedia

Timeline Sources

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