PACIFIC EXPRESS — 7th year on the Marine Corps Commandant’s Professional Reading List

For the seventh consecutive year, PACIFIC EXPRESS — THE CRITICAL ROLE OF MILITARY LOGISTICS IN WORLD WAR II, edited by William L. McGee with Sandra McGee, is on the Marine Corps Commandant’s Professional Reading List for Logistics. The books on the Commandant’s Professional Reading List are selected as most pertinent to critical thinking and professional development at…

Praise from the Chairman

A big thank-you to Charles A. Lloyd, former Naval Armed Guard, and for many years the hard-working chairman of the national organization, U.S. Navy Armed Guard Veterans of WWII. I’ve known “C.A.” for 25 years and in 1996, he wrote the Foreword to my military memoir, Bluejacket Odyssey, 1942-1946: Guadalcanal to Bikini. An acknowledgment such as the one he surprised Sandra and me with…

Enter Goodreads Giveaway to win a copy of BLUEJACKET ODYSSEY, 1942-1946

Enter a Goodreads Giveaway to win a signed copy of Bill’s naval military memoir, Bluejacket Odyssey, 1942-1946. … from growing up in Montana, to bootcamp, to harrowing battles in the South Pacific, and to post-war service on the heavy cruiser USS Fall River (CA-131) at “Operation Crossroads,” the post-war Bikini atom bomb tests.   Contest ends on midnight Monday, February…