1st Edition

A Rocky Mountain Sailor In Teddy Roosevelt's Navy





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ISBN 9780367159955
March 13, 2021 Forthcoming by Routledge
430 Pages

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Book Description

This book presents a letter from Charles Fowler to his beloved sister Clare describing his recruit training in Teddy Roosevelt's navy and his assignment to the Asiatic Squadron. It also contains Charlie's subsequent letters providing marvelous insights into navy life from the sailor's perspective.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Appears the Missing Sailor: January 1906 2. The Recruit: December 1904 – May 1905 3. Asiatic Squadron - China: May 1905 – June 1906 4. The Philippines - Cavite and Manila: May – July 1906 5. Subic Bay - Seaman to Petty Officer: July 1906 – August 7, 1907 6. Fruits of Labors: August 7, 1907 – December 1908 7. Back to Sea - USS Chattanooga: December 1908 – July 1909 8. Settling Accounts at Subic - USS Mohican: July – December 1909 9. Homeward Bound - USS Denver: December 1909 – April191 0 10. Epilogue: May 1910 – May 1943

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