The USS Proteus - This was the submarine tender on which John Sidney McCain Senior and John Sidney McCain Junior met several hours after the end of World War II. John McCain has a photograph of the event, which he prizes.
The United States Naval Academy - This was the school that all three of the McCain men who are highlighted in this book attended.
Guadacanal - John Sidney McCain Senior was awarded this for his leadership during the Guadalcanal campaign. It was the first amphibious operation conducted by American forces since the Spanish-American War.
USS Gunnel - This is the second submarine that Jack commanded during World War II. He commanded it for five combat patrols, including one where they almost ran out of air.
London - Jack was sent here to assume command of all the United States naval forces in Europe. This appointment gave...
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