ww2dbaseDavid Stubblebine lives in California and is a retired public safety officer (police and fire). Before entering this field, his undergraduate major at the University of California at Santa Cruz meandered from mathematics to religious studies to criminal justice.
ww2dbaseDavid’s interest in World War II began as a study into his father's Navy career as a carrier pilot in the Pacific during 1944 & 1945. Applying his investigative skills and desire to learn just one more detail, he is expanding the study to include the broader context of the Pacific conflict and the Global Conflict.
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Timeline ContributionsDavid Stubblebine has also contributed 711 entries in the WW2 Timeline. A small sample of his timeline contributions is shown below.» 23 Jul 1944: USS Yorktown (Essex-class) left the Mariana Islands area and headed off to the west. Read More
» 10 Jul 1944: The crew of USS Ticonderoga had a day of rest off the ship in Scotland Bay, Trinidad. Read More
» 26 Aug 1943: Destroyer Stord was commissioned into service with Lieutenant Commander Skule Storheill in command. Read More
» 6 Jul 1944: USS Yorktown (Essex-class) launched strikes in the Mariana Islands and continued them for the next 17 days. Read More
» 3 Jun 1945: USS Yorktown (Essex-class) struck airfields on the Japanese home islands. Read More
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