Ron, I just read the whole article, it was very well written and gave me a better understanding of the Difficulties we faced in starting to increae production to aid our Allies and beat Hitler in the war at sea, Thanks for putting the article on our Web Site. Gerry
Re: Ugly Ducklings & Steaming the Way to Victory in WWII
Thanks for putting that up, Ron. My first AG assignment was a Liberty, SS Alexander Martin, but I can't say I have fond memories of my time in her. The ship's carpenter used to say, "SS Alexander Martin Maru, f... all to eat and plenty to do."