A short history of the Marblehead.
Learn about the Dutch ships involved in the battle.
Royal Netherlands Navy Warships of World War II
Story entitled "U.S.S. Marblehead: Escape From the Jaws of Death".
An oral history of a nurse that worked with Dr. Wassell.
U.S. Navy Nurse Oral History
The Galloping Ghost of the Java Coast. Dedicated exclusively to the USS Houston.
USS Houston CA-30
Information regarding the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II.
Imperial Japanese Navy Page
Library of selected images of the USS Marblehead, including damage photos.
Department of the Navy - Naval Historical Center
A section of the book Prisoners of War discussing issues surrounding Allies and civilians held
in Japanese POW camps.
Prisoners of War
Preserving the history of recipients of the Medal of Honor.
Home of Heroes
The story of a Dutch freighter during the World War II.
Lt. Drury, a damage control officer on the Marblehead, later became Captain of the USS Neshoba.
He earned the Navy Cross for his actions aboard the Marblehead.