Scott McGaugh's Military in San Diego, The (No Series) PDF

By Scott McGaugh

No urban is as happy with its army history as San Diego, referred to as �Navy city, USA.� Congress additionally has precise San Diego as �the Birthplace of Naval Aviation.� despite the fact that, its neighborhood textile displays a extra assorted and tightly woven courting with our nation�s protection. during the last century, the town has invented after which reinvented itself in keeping with moving international affairs and nationwide priorities. it all started with a profitable crusade to develop into a West Coast army base within the early 1900s. by means of the Nineteen Thirties, army plane production drove fiscal improvement. After explosive progress in international struggle II, San Diego emerged as a longtime army city. on the sunrise of the chilly warfare, San Diego recast itself as a house for chilly conflict learn and improvement and protection contractors. this present day, San Diego is an the world over popular safety technology and know-how improvement middle, a urban within which one in 4 jobs and completely 50 percentage of neighborhood family product are protection similar. Like no different urban in the US, San Diego has grown from a distant army presidio outpost to develop into a preeminent Pacific powerhouse.

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