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Category: Naval warfare
About This Site
World War 2.0 tries to imagine what the reporting of World War II might have looked like if the conflict were taking place today. Articles are based on information that would have been available to the press at the time, but they are written using contemporary journalistic style. The authors are all students at Seton Hall University, working with assistant professor of journalism Matthew Pressman.
- Draft age extension rushed; Congress debates age for military service
- Japanese Bombard, Occupy Manila
- Married men to get draft deferment—for now
- Chile breaks neutrality to preserve democracy
- Airmen rescued after three weeks at sea
- German Submarines Reach American Shores
- Censorship: A Necessary Evil?
- U.S. scores first major victory against Japanese at Midway
- Patriotism behind bars: U.S. prisons aid the war effort
- Merchant Marine: The war’s riskiest form of service