By Albert Gleaves,James D. Watkins,William P. Lawrence
Franklin Roosevelt stated of the writer: "Admiral Gleaves had already completed contrast within the army ahead of his eminent stature was once extra printed by way of his provider as commander of the cruiser and delivery strength throughout the international warfare. He prepared the tactic of our delivery carrier and accomplished the big activity assigned to him with out the lack of a unmarried soldier. For this provider he received the admiration of the realm. His lengthy naval occupation used to be characterised by way of nice versatility and by way of the maximum tact and international relations within the discharge of the numerous tasks which fell to him to perform."
Viscount Jellicoe, First Sea Lord of the British Admiralty, has acknowledged, "From a seaman's standpoint it's exceptional in history."
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