Admiral Dan Gallery : the life and wit of a Navy original /

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Author / Creator:Gilliland, C. Herbert.
Imprint:Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c1999.
Description:xv, 332 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Gallery, Daniel V.
Gallery, Daniel V.
United States. -- Navy -- Biography.
United States. -- Navy.
Admirals -- United States -- Biography.
Admirals.
Armed Forces -- Officers.
United States -- History, Naval -- 20th century.
United States.
Biography.
Naval history.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/4049474
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Other authors / contributors:Shenk, Robert, 1943-
Gallery, Daniel V.
ISBN:1557503370 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-319) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • "Admiral Dan": A Reminiscence
  • Introduction
  • An Irish Childhood in Chicago
  • One of the Great Names of the Navy
  • Three Years at Annapolis
  • Fighting the Secretary's Son
  • Gallery as a Blackshoe
  • Number One Turret on the USS Idaho
  • From Pensacola to "The Gun Club"
  • Hanging By His Toe
  • Private Life
  • Two Tough-Willed Irishmen
  • Camp Kwitcherbelliakin
  • From "Our Hot War for Iceland"
  • Command of the USS Guadalcanal
  • Attack on Panama
  • "Away Boarders!"
  • From "We Captured a German Sub"
  • Gallery and "The Revolt of the Admirals"
  • From "If This Be Treason--"
  • Admiral at Sea
  • From "Mediterranean Rescue"
  • Admiral Ashore
  • Little League in San Juan
  • Autobiographer
  • From "The Suicide of Cszhech"
  • Fiction Writer
  • "Water Shortage"
  • Controversialist: Admiral Firecracker
  • From "What Price Human Life?"
  • Epilogue
  • "St. Brendan's Day Eve"
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index