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Honor Roll

Abbott, Clyde C.
Abildgaard, Gunnar
Abramowicz, Staniay
Ahlquist, Nelson H.
Allen, James T.
Andriso, Edward V.
Applebaum, Joseph
Applefield, Jospeh A.
Arbuckle, Thomas A
Arington, Daniel (Dan)
Armstrong, Arthur
Ashton, Harry W.
Aunspaugh, Claude W.
Baker, Bradford W.
Baker, Garnet R.
Ballew, Mauriece F.
Banesky, Albert F.
Barnes, Raymond I.
Barrett, Milton E.
Barrona, Jesus S.
Bartlebaugh, Kenneth E.
Bartlett, Howard S.
Barton, Robert E
Basham, Raymond D.
Bass, Allen T.
Bauer, Georgs A.
Baxter, F. L.
Beach, Loyd F.
Bechamp, Alexander R.
Beck, John C.
Beckner, Edward E.
Beedle, Robert W.
Belden, Arthur G. Jr.
Bell, Thaddeus R.
Bennett, Edward A.
Benshimol, Robert S.
Bento, Frank A.
Berry, Bernard F.
Bice, Robert W.
Birkes, Newton B.
Black, James E.
Blackbern, George R.
Bleber, Jess J.
Bloomquist, Vance E.
Blrkes, Neston B.
Bonin, Vincent O.
Boshonek, Wililarn
Botler, Alexander R. Jr.
Bowles, Lloyd L.
Bowser, Douglas B.
Bramer, Howard C.
Branan, William E.
Brennan, Thomas F.
Brinkley, Robert L.
Britton, Donald L.
Brookhart, George W.
Brothers, Richard
Browder, Eugene C.
Brown, Cliltord E.
Brown, Forrest P. Jr.
Brown, Guy
Buckner, Cecil W.
Bull, Sedric B.
Burns, Robert P. Jr.
Burriss, Howard M.
Buschow, Roy S.
Byous, John M.
Caldwell, Jasper R.
Carby, Henry C.
Carey, Donald C.
Carney, Donald E.
Carr, Walter E.
Carringer, Virgil
Carter, Clifford S.
Casey, Byron E.
Cataldo, Samuel V.
Cervenak, Albert M.
Cervenak, Albert M.
Chandler, George M.
Chaney, James E.
Charles, Alfred D.
Chasse, Leo G.
Childress, Homer L.
Christensen, Darwin A.
Clabattoni, Armando J.
Clahoun, Aubrey B.
Clapper, Raymond L.
Clark, Delbert W.
Claunch, Stuart A.
Cline, James W.
Coates, Holman A.
Cola, Norman T.
Collett, Theodore A.
Colona, Louis J.
Conboy, Roger H. Jr.
Copple, Walter H.
Creal, John G.
Crimsman, R.H.
Currie, David
Curtice, Gerald P.
Curtis, Julias H.
Czaja, Theodore P.
Czemy, John B.
Dairymple, Robert L.
Danford, Dewey J.
Dansby, James E.
Davis, William F.
Davisson, Norman L.
De Walt, Norton H.
Dedrick, Emerson H.
Delancey, John B.
Delaney, Herman H.
Delesdernier, Warren W.
Della, Carmine T.
Delucia, Carl F.
Denike, Charles E. Jr.
Depillo, Raymond J.
DeVine, Jack W.
Devore, Ralph W.
Dills, Andrew C. Jr.
Dinges, Ernest H.
Ditto, Harry B.
Divenny, Percy F
Dodson, Edward F.
Dooner, Edward J.
Dorniden, Russell E.
Dorobiala, Joseph F.
Dougherty, Arthur R.
Dreves, Richard T.
Duke, Noland C.
Dunleavy, Donald A.
Dunn, Clyde R.
Duval, Joseph P.
Eaken, Max E.
Edes, Andrew K.
Edwards, William A.
Eifert, Raymond G.
Elings, William A.
Emilianowicz, Edward
Engel, Erwin W.
Enos, Herman P.
Escobar, Marcelo G.
Ethier, Lloyd J.
Evanoff, Peter L.
Evans, Wilbur L.
Farr, Calvin J.
Farley, James
Fasano, Raymond H.
Figueroa, Frederick B.
Finley, Harry Q.
Finley, Robert H.
Fiore, Ricahrd
Flathmann, John S.
Foley, Milton N.
Folkedahl, Willis H.
Foote, Alfred A.
Forman, James H.
Foucart, William A.
Franke, Bernhardt W.
Frankie, Laddie V.
Frazer, John J.
Frechette, Armand E.
Freed, George H.
Freeman, Doris Clyde
Fuls, Carson R.
Fuqua, Clyde M.
Furrow, Robert H.
Gattuso, Jospeh A
Georgius, Melvin H.
Gerrity, William B.
Gibbs, R.R.
Gibson, Robert D.
Gildea, John T.
Gillam, Jospeh A
Gillich, Jospeh F.
Glass, George L.
Gott, John W.
Gray, George M.
Greer, Tracy M.
Grider, Jesse B. Jr.
Grieco, Louls J.
Grimminck, Bernard C.
Grimsman, Robert H.
Gunville, Ralph L.
Gutenkunst, Douglas H.
Hagan, Jack ("John")
Hagen, James T.
Halbert, Miller G.
Hall, James Q.
Hankins, Donald L.
Hanmer, William Jr.
Hanzal, Robert J.
Hartley, James E.
Hawk, Horace E. Jr.
Hawkins, James I.
Hayes, John W.
Hays, John D.
Heath, Glen E. Jr.
Hege, Raymond W.
Heighton, Carl V. Jr.
Helms, Phillip C.
Henderson, Eugene B.
Hendricks, Ralph
Herring, Allen S.
Herrman, Earl R.
Hight, Robert T.
Higley, Robert H.
Hillard, Warren L.
Hirsch, Harold F.
Hiveley, H. (n)
Hoard, Cardwell A.
Hogan, Robert HR.
Holbrook, Wesley
Hollingsworth, James T.
Holloway, J.A.
Holt, Gordon W.
Hopf, Donald V.
Hopkins, Roy D.
Horgan, Frederick R.
Horne, Roben D.
Horner, Wayne V.
Houghes, Stanley
Howarth, John A.
Hower, Theodore G.
Huff, Calvin F.
Hughes, Hollis H.
Husted, Charles J. Jr.
Hutchins, Gardner T.
Imel, Norman W.
Ireland, John B.
Irving, Robert H.
Jacks, William T.
James, Floyd L.
Jamro, Frank S.
Jeeves, Thomas L.
Jefferson, Curtiss Lee
Jelley, Thomas G.
Jenkins, John F.
Johnson, C. T.
Johnson, Carl A.
Jolliff, Julian K.
Jones, Arthur D.
Jones, Charles A
Jordan, George Jr.
Kaffeman, Edward I.
Kaster, Richard A.
Keane, John J.
Keenan, Edward J.
Keith, John H.
Keith, John M.
Kendall, Caleb
Kestler, Paul C.
Kimball, Vaughn R.
King, Anhur G. Jr.
Knight, Donald F.
Kois, John S.
Koski, Frederick D.
Kristof, Ernest H.
Kropf, Thomas F.
Lagasse, Robert M.
Lamoreaux, Clark D.
Lampe, Edward G. Jr.
Langiotti, James R.
Lapierre, Earl E.
Larocca, Marino A. Jr.
Larsen, Charles T.
Larson, Raymond V. Jr.
Laurent, Ernest Jr.
Lavenson, Charles R.
Lewellyn, Charles Wesley
Lewellyn, William Todd
Lewls, Curtis E.
Liedel, Clyde V.
Lineaveaver, Wilson C.
Lippincott, Henry H.
Little, Foy
Littlejohn, Ellis J.
Loisou, Mlnes L.
Lorenz, George B. Jr.
Lorenzo, Jospeh J.
Lowery, Ellis E.
Lukens, Joseph H. Jr.
Lund, Leland R.
Lutz, William H.
Lynch, Harry J. Jr.
Lynch, Jospeh P.
Lynch, Robert E.
Lyons, Thomas J.
Macnish, Thomas H.
Magnuson, Arthur E.
Malone, Donald T.
Malvone, Leonard A.
Manger, Charles E. Jr.
Manke, Eugene K.
Marble, Roger K.
Marchese, Marino J.
Martin, David E.
Martin, Leonard D.
Martin, Manual R.
Marzbanian, William W.
Mascolino, Mariano A.
Mason, Leonard J. Jr.
Matheson, Duncan
Maude, Richard W.
May, Orville W.
McCarthy, Robert E.
McCarty, Edward L.
McDermitt, Richard M.
McDougall, Ralph E.
McGinley, Leo F.
McGovern, John T.
McGurn, Richard F.
McIntire, James O.
McKenzie, Frederick S.
McKnight, David J.
McKown, Donald M.
McLean, Aubrey R.
McLean, Daniel G. Jr.
McNally, Bill (Spike)
McNeil, William D.
McSherry, Bernard L.
Medylo, Alexander J.
Mercer, John E.
Messier, Donald A.
Metler, Charles E.
Mickey, McLain
Miles, Edward J.
Miller, James
Miller, R. Elmer
Miller, Robert W.
Mitchell, Thomas M.
Montgomery, Kenneth C.
Mooney, Ralph J. Sr.
Moore, Robert I.
Moorehead, Harvey
Moravec, Richard F.
Moretti, Joseph L.
Morgan, John L. Jr.
Morken, Clarence A.
Morris, Wesisy J.
Morrison, Paul W.
Morrison, Robert W.
Morse, Herbert A.
Moss, Thomas W.
Mowry, Mark P.
Mowry, Mark. P.
Mudd, James F.
Mugaveiro, Anthony
Munson, John L.
Muthard, Kenneth W.
Nash, James N.
Neal, Barney G.
Nebus, Robert K.
Neff, Robert J.
Nelson, Harold F.
Nemetz, William S.
Newbert, Frank W.
Newhouser, Warren L.
Newman, Prentiss
Nichols, Norman B.
Nicholson, Leonard W.
Nightenheiser, Edward H.
Nist, James A.
Oliver, Wakter L.
Osakowicz, John S.
Ostiund, William N.
O'Sullivan, Arthur P.
Ott, Eugene E.
Ottinger, George M. ("Bunky")
Packer, D.B.
Palleske, Milton R.
Palmerston, Seva
Parks, Mitchell L.
Parnell, Thomas O.
Parrish, Glenn E.
Patisteas, George E.
Paulissen, Walter L. Jr.
Pawlusiak, Michael A.
Pearl, Joe E.
Pearson, Charles J. Jr.
Pearson, John K.
Pedersen, Howard S.
Pemble, William H.
Pert, Perry E.
Peterson, Edward C.
Peterson, Edwin J.
Peterson, George S. Jr.
Petrilli, Vito M.
Petrin, Tony G.
Petty, Francis
Phelan, John F.
Pikkarainean, Tauno O.
Pillsbury, Charles A.
Pointer, Charles M.
Polk, Charles E.
Poma, Christopher
Popek, Eugene M.
Porter, Arthur
Potts, Robert F.
Powell, Gene S.
Prendergast, Edward B.
Price, Thomas D.
Purdin, Robert H.
Quady, Frank B.
Quagan, Donald A.
Quint, Maurice
Ransom, William H.
Rasmussen, Marshall Earl
Rast, James W. Jr.
Ratcliffe, Edward R.
Rawlings, Vernon C.
Raymond, Albert W.
Raymond, Edson M.
Reding, Glenn L.
Regan, Paul E.
Reilly, Thomas F.
Reinert, Donald S.
Rempel, Willard J.
Repass, Bobby L.
Restall, Arthur R.
Reynolds, Ralph C.
Rhodes, George D.
Rimer, Paul
Roach, Fred R.
Roach, Robert B.
Robbins, John W.
Roberge, Joseph R.
Roberts, Gilbert E.
Roberts, William F.
Robertson, John L.
Rodarte, Daniel V.
Rohrer, Enos H. Jr.
Ross, Stephen L.
Ruckert, Gustave
Rydzewski, Linus A.
Rynearson, Robert M.
Sale, Raymond E.
Salvatore, Nicholas C.
Samuelson, Jospeh D.
Sanchez, Arthur E.
Sanders, Robert H.
Santaniello, Vincent S.
Santee, Richard C.
Sargent, John J. Jr.
Savage, James A.
Savage, Rudolph G.
Saylor, Galen E.
Schacht, Herbert L.
Schmid, Erich
Schmidt, Albert C.
Schott, Leo S.
Schreiber, Alfred J.
Schroder, Paul G.
Schuetz, Wallace J.
Scofield, James O.
Scopelitis, Andrew
Scott, Gerald D.
Scott, Jens J.
Scoville, William A. Jr.
Sehr, Herbert W.
Sell, Leroy
Sharkey, Ray C.
Sharp, Harwood S.
Shaw, Kenneth H.
Sill, Charles H. 3rd
Silverman, Martin C.
Simmons, Herschel T.
Smart, Richard A.
Smith, Alfred F.
Smith, Arthur W.
Smith, Charles D.
Smith, Charles W.
Smith, Robert V.
Smith, Wayne O.
Sonderman, Lawrence F.
Sorenson, Carl C. Jr.
Spinetti, Oswald A.
Stack, Edward D.
Stallings, Gordon A.
Steele, Charles G.
Stefanik, Edwin J.
Stegman, Stanley G. Sr.
Stelmer, Frank J.
Stepp, Gordon T.
Sterting, Roben E.
Stetson, Robert S.
Stevens, Kenneth R.
Stinson, Leslie B.
Stone, Alfred C.
Stone, James H.
Stoner, Morris A.
Story, George S.
Stradley, Price R.
Stump, Stanley S.
Sugarman, Gerald P.
Sullivan, Donald J.
Sutton, S.L.
Swanson, Lloyd R.
Swenson, Franklin R.
Swope, Virgil E.
Sydlowski, Stanlev T.
Sylvia, Leo J.
Tallman, Dewey O.
Taphilias, Geroge F.
Tarver, George L. Jr.
Tate, John R.
Taylor, Edwin E.
Tempio, Jospeh
Terry, Wesley P.
Thomson, Clinton W.
Titsworth, Charles L.
Tomac, Mirko
Toms, Harvey C.
Toothaker, Frank L.
Touw, Palmer I.
Travis, Byron E.
Turner, James G.
Turpin, Robert C.
Van Riper, Ralph A.
Vandermeulen, Alfred D.
Vandine, Harley E.
Varmene, Roben N.
Viteritti, Anagelo N.
Wagner, Robert E.
Wainwright, Philip N.
Waldrop, Henry G. Jr.
Walker, Clifford H.
Wallet, Leroy L.
Walsh, Richard J.
Ware, Jack D.
Warnock, Donald D.
Wasley, Ricahrd
Watkins, Kenneth W.
Weaver, Allen L.
Weilage, Norman S.
Weisberg, Meyer
Welbaum, Quentin R.
Whirl, Jospeh K.
Whitaker, Frank M.
White, John C.
White, Jospeh H.
Whiteman, Clayton V.
Whitesel, Robert E.
Whitman, C. V.
Whitson, Neil H.
Whittaker, Frank M.
Wiencek, John S.
Wienecke, George M.
Wilcox, Millard
Wildhack, Geroge A.
Wiley, Raymond F.
Wilkins, Donald R.
William, John J.
Williams, Earnest D.
Williams, Peter G.
Wilson, Paul J.
Witt, Richard L.
Witzke, John P. Jr.
Wood, Edward B.
Wright, Jack W.
Wyland, Jerry D.
Yanik, Edward W.
Yenney, Leon P.
York, Holden E.
Young, Morton F.
Yount, Louis R.
Zabka, Joseph W.
Zbinden, Robert L.
Zekonis, Anthony J.

Praise for Maxwell Taylor Kennedy’s Danger’S Hour

You will grip your chair as you read of the efforts of the crew to save their comrades, to save their ship. It's stirring stuff. But, in quieter fashion, so is all in the book that precedes it… A chilling and captivating story of horror and heroic self-sacrifice and the terrible price of duty… [Danger’s Hour] takes us compellingly into the lives of those suicidal Japanese pilots known as kamikaze”
—Rick Kogan, Chicago Tribune

“This is the first substantive appraisal of the airborne antecedents to the suicide attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.”
—The New York Observer

“One of the many strengths of Danger's Hour is how it personalizes the Japanese kamikazes. We read their diaries, their letters home.”
—Neil Steinberg, Chicago Sun-Times

“The author combines extensive archival research with interviews of American and Japanese participants in a spellbinding account showing that much more than geopolitics was at stake in the Pacific war.”
—Publishers Weekly

“Alternating between the stories of the sailors and the kamikaze fliers, Kennedy picks apart the terrible events of that day in remarkable detail.”
—Library Journal

“I’m amazed, it’s a really good book, it’s a really entertaining book and I learned a helluva lot from reading it.”
—Howie Carr, WRKO-AM

“This is a riveting, thought-provoking, superbly written history that unfolds and surprises like a novel. What we are permitted to participate in is nothing short of hell: a glimpse into the most asymmetrical warfare we Americans have ever faced—the Kamikaze pilot.”
—Ken Burns, Filmmaker

"This fascinating story of the deadliest kamikaze attack in World War II provides a vivid window on the war in the Pacific. But it also contains critically important insights for today's struggle against terrorists. Maxwell Kennedy shows how suicide bombers are recruited, the role they can play in asymmetric warfare, and how our military can be resilient in face of such attacks."
—Walter Isaacson, author of Benjamin Franklin: An American Life and Einstein: His Life and Universe

“This book is a triumph—an original conception, a dramatic narrative superbly told, with lyrical portraits of brave men on opposite sides of a titanic struggle and impeccable research masterfully rendered. With Danger’s Hour, Maxwell Kennedy’s talents as a first rate historian, an intrepid interviewer and a wonderful writer are on full display.”
—Doris Kearns Goodwin

“One of the little known aspects of World War II was the role played by Japan’s suicidal kamikaze pilots and their devastating impact on the U.S. Navy in the Pacific. Maxwell Taylor Kennedy tells their story in a detailed, vivid, credible, highly readable narrative.”
—Stanley Karnow, author of Vietnam: A History

“(Kennedy) paints dramatic images of the schools and bases where Japanese youth learned unwavering deference to the militarist regime and describes with chilling clarity the morning the most gifted recruits were asked to “volunteer” to be kamikazes…though he has never served in the military, Kennedy’s knowledge of maritime warfare proves expansive…The book provides a unique window into the psyche of the suicide bomber.
—Janie Lorber, Roll Call

“The result of Kennedy’s extensive research is a beautifully crafted, realistic portrayal of a complex war that includes moments of courage and cowardice on both sides. The book contains enough facts and details to quench the thirst of an avid history buff, yet enough narrative and background to keep someone who’s never heard of the Bunker Hill turning the pages as if it were a novel.”
—Stars & Stripes

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