SQ 2016 - James Murphy
MetadataShow full item record
AbstractAs an armorer charged with fixing the weapons on the iconic B-29 Bombers, Jim Murphy was stationed on Iwo Jima after the allies took the island. He describes dealing with the remaining Japanese forces on the island as well as arming the fighters and bombers for their attack runs into the Japanese main islands. He also showed us numerous artifacts and letters from his service in Iwo Jima.
DescriptionJim Murphy talks about his role as an armorer in Iwo Jima and talks about what Iwo Jima was like after the allies took the island. He talks about repairing B-29 Bombers and numerous other planes and tells about his basic training and his career after leaving the service. He also shows numerous artifacts pertaining to his service in Iwo Jima.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Murphy, Meaghan (Washington College, 2011)Attainment of legitimacy is an all-important part of political life in order to further one’s objectives, whether a state or a terrorist organization. This paper examines how a terrorist group receives its legitimacy in ...
Murphy, Austin C. (2009-01-12)This thesis covers the aspects involved in portfolio creation. Market analysis, sector analysis, and individual security analysis are necessary techniques for creating the best portfolio possible. This portfolio uses the ...
Murphy, Robert T. (2009-01-19)For my senior Capstone Experience, I am analyzing Arctic Cat. Arctic Cat is based in Thief River Falls, MN and produces all-terrain vehicles (ATV), and snowmobiles to independent dealers throughout the United States and ...