A Gunner Aboard the "Yankee" From the Diary of Number Five of the After Port Gun (Russell Doubleday): The Yarn of the Cruise and Fights of the Naval Reserves in the Spanish-American War
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A Gunner Aboard the "Yankee" From the Diary of Number Five of the After Port Gun (Russell Doubleday): The Yarn of the Cruise and Fights of the Naval Reserves in the Spanish-American War

By Russell Doubleday
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  • The Project Gutenberg eBook, A Gunner Aboard the "Yankee", by Russell Doubleday, et al, Edited by H. H. Lewis
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  • A GUNNER ABOARD THE "YANKEE"
    • BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
      • OFFICERS OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL
    • OFFICERS OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL
  • A GUNNER ABOARD THE "YANKEE"
    • ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
    • A GUNNER ABOARD THE "YANKEE"
    • AUTHOR'S FOREWORD.
      • 1898 April 1917
    • 1898 April 1917
    • INTRODUCTION.
    • CONTENTS
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
    • A GUNNER ABOARD THE "YANKEE."
    • PREFACE.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • IN WHICH THE "YANKEE" GOES INTO COMMISSION.
    • IN WHICH THE "YANKEE" GOES INTO COMMISSION.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • IN WHICH WE GET UNDER WAY AT LAST.
    • IN WHICH WE GET UNDER WAY AT LAST.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • IN WHICH THE "YANKEE" CRUISES FOR PRIZES.
    • IN WHICH THE "YANKEE" CRUISES FOR PRIZES.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • WE GET ORDERS TO GO SOUTH.
    • WE GET ORDERS TO GO SOUTH.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • A WILD GOOSE CHASE.
    • A WILD GOOSE CHASE.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • WE BECOME COAL HEAVERS.
    • WE BECOME COAL HEAVERS.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • WE ENTER THE "THEATRE OF WAR."
    • WE ENTER THE "THEATRE OF WAR."
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • WE JOIN SAMPSON'S FLEET.
    • WE JOIN SAMPSON'S FLEET.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • CLEAR SHIP FOR ACTION.
    • CLEAR SHIP FOR ACTION.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • WE BOMBARD SANTIAGO DE CUBA.
    • WE BOMBARD SANTIAGO DE CUBA.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • A PERILOUS MOMENT.
    • A PERILOUS MOMENT.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • IN SEARCH OF ADVENTURE.
    • IN SEARCH OF ADVENTURE.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • A NARROW ESCAPE.
    • A NARROW ESCAPE.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • WE ENGAGE IN A SEA FIGHT.
    • WE ENGAGE IN A SEA FIGHT.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • COALING IN THE TROPICS.
    • COALING IN THE TROPICS.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • "REMEMBER THE FISH."
    • "REMEMBER THE FISH."
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • IN GOD'S COUNTRY.
    • IN GOD'S COUNTRY.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • THE "YANKEE" ARRIVES OFF SANTIAGO
    • THE "YANKEE" ARRIVES OFF SANTIAGO
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • HOPE DEFERRED.
    • HOPE DEFERRED.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • TAPS.
    • TAPS.
    • APPENDIX.
      • THE NAVAL MILITIA OF THE UNITED STATES.
      • UNITED STATES NAVAL CODE FOR VISUAL SIGNALLING.
      • NIGHT SIGNALLING.
      • NAVY CODE FLAGS.
      • RATING MARKS IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY.
      • THE COMMISSIONED CORPS.
      • PETTY OFFICERS' RATING MARKS.
      • TAKING SOUNDINGS.
        • HEAVING THE LEAD.
      • HEAVING THE LEAD.
      • THE BOATSWAIN'S CALLS.
        • STATIONS OR QUARTERS FOR EXERCISE, OR PRECEDING ACTION, OF FIVE-INCH BREECHLOADING RIFLES.
      • STATIONS OR QUARTERS FOR EXERCISE, OR PRECEDING ACTION, OF FIVE-INCH BREECHLOADING RIFLES.
    • THE NAVAL MILITIA OF THE UNITED STATES.
    • UNITED STATES NAVAL CODE FOR VISUAL SIGNALLING.
    • NIGHT SIGNALLING.
    • NAVY CODE FLAGS.
    • RATING MARKS IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY.
    • THE COMMISSIONED CORPS.
    • PETTY OFFICERS' RATING MARKS.
    • TAKING SOUNDINGS.
      • HEAVING THE LEAD.
    • HEAVING THE LEAD.
    • THE BOATSWAIN'S CALLS.
      • STATIONS OR QUARTERS FOR EXERCISE, OR PRECEDING ACTION, OF FIVE-INCH BREECHLOADING RIFLES.
    • STATIONS OR QUARTERS FOR EXERCISE, OR PRECEDING ACTION, OF FIVE-INCH BREECHLOADING RIFLES.
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