William's Top Matches
About William Frederick Halsey, Jr.
Fleet Admiral William Frederick Halsey, Jr., USN, (October 30, 1882 – August 16, 1959) (commonly referred to as "Bill" or "Bull" Halsey), was a U.S. Naval officer. He commanded the South Pacific Area during the early stages of the Pacific War against Japan. Later he was commander of the Third Fleet through the duration of hostilities.