HamptonThe first Hampton, retained its former name, while the second was named setter a county in South Carolina.(SP-3049:t.48;1.63& 39;;b.19& 39;4& 34;;dr.6& 39;2& 34;;s.9k.)Hampton (SP-3049), a wooden tug, was built in 1905 by H. Turman, Turkey Point, VA., and chartered by the Navy in 1918. She commissioned 21 April 1918 and served on general harbor duty in Hampton Roads under the jurisdiction of the 5th Navel District Until being returned to her owner 13 August 1919.
Heroes and Landmarks of British Aviation, Richard Edwards and Peter J EdwardsHeroes and Landmarks of British Aviation, Richard Edwards and Peter J EdwardsSub: From Airships to the Jet AgeMost chapters start with a brief biography of a particular figure in British aviation then trace the achievements of the company they founded or the aircraft or technology that they were associated with.
Operation Rolling Thunder was the name given to America's sustained bombing campaign against North Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Operation Rolling Thunder was a demonstration of America's near total air supremacy during the Vietnam War. It was started in an effort to demoralise the North Vietnamese people and to undermine the capacity of the government in North Vietnam to govern.