Admiral Spruance I knew only by reputation, but during the war his exploits in the Pacific were well-known to all of us. I have learned much more about the Admiral in the past few weeks in preparing tonight's talk.
Watson, Thomas J. Jr.
"Perilous Days-Tempered Solutions: Admiral Raymond A. Spruance Lecture,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 36
, Article 7.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol36/iss4/7