Quotes by Chester W. Nimitz

About Chester W. Nimitz:

Chester William Nimitz was a fleet admiral of the United States Navy. He played a major role in the naval history of World War II as Commander in Chief, United States Pacific Fleet (CinCPac), for U.S. naval forces and Commander in Chief, Pacific Ocean Areas (CinCPOA), for U.S. and Allied air, land, and sea forces during World War II.

Author Bio

  • NameChester W. Nimitz
  • DescriptionUnited States Navy fleet admiral
  • AliasesChester William Nimitz
  • BornFebruary 24, 1885
  • DiedFebruary 20, 1966
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionOfficer
  • AwardsOfficer Of The Legion Of Honour; Knight Grand Cross Of The Order Of The Bath; Grand Cross Of The Order Of The Crown