The Naval War College Foundation kicked off the 2020-2021 Newport Lecture Series on Wednesday, September 9 with a presentation from David Kohnen, Director, John B. Hattendorf Center for Maritime Historical Research, on U.S. Navy Commanders Ernest J. King and Chester W. Nimitz, and the transition of the Fleet from coal to oil.
The lecture was made possible through the generous support of the Pritzker Military Foundation, on behalf of the Pritzker Military Museum and Library.
A replay of the lecture is available for those that missed the event. Newport Lecture Series – September 9, 2020.
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