Preble Hall

USMC Amphibious Operations and the Battle of Tarawa

Episode Summary

Captain Chris Hemler, USMC, an instructor in the History Department at the U.S. Naval Academy, discusses the development of Marine amphibious operations leading to World War 2 and the Battle of Tarawa

Episode Notes

Preble Hall is produced by the United States Naval Academy Museum

A History of the Navy in 100 Objects from the USNA Museum


Host:  Claude Berube, PhD

Date recorded: 3 December 2020