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Topic: The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors.

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Subject: The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors.
Date Posted: 10/18/2014 11:37 AM ET
Member Since: 6/30/2008
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just acquired this book. The reviews are very good. Looking forward to reading it.

Tin can was or is a sort of slang term for a destroyer. which is one of the smallest combat ships of the navy.

Date Posted: 12/15/2014 10:02 PM ET
Member Since: 9/22/2010
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One of my ten favorite books.  They should make this into a movie, but no one would believe it actually happened.