Past Event

Running Silent, Running Deep: The American Submarine War Against Japan, 1941-1945

A Road Scholar Program by Edward Finch

In this power point presentation, Edward Finch explores the role of the “Silent Service” in the American victory over Japan in World War II. Much of the program focuses on the technical, leadership, and doctrinal problems that the U.S. submarine service had to overcome during the war, in order to make its outstanding contributions to the war effort.

This event is Free and Open to the public. For more information, please contact Jill Pearce, 217.824.4736.