UCLA Memorial: Remembering the life, death and legacy of James Valle
Dr. Valle was born on October 13, 1943 and passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017.
Dr. Valle was a resident of Oakland, California at the time of his passing.
He received his baccalaureate degree in History from San Francisco State University; his Master's in United States History, with a thesis on the Civil War, from UCLA; and his doctorate in Maritime and Naval History from the University of Delaware.
He published two books: Rocks and Shoals: Naval Discipline in the Age of Fighting...