Admiral William "Bull" Halsey was an American naval commander during World War II who was known for his aggressive style and victory at the Battle of Leyte Gulf.
Admiral William Halsey having Thanksgiving dinner with the crew of battleship USS New Jersey, his flagship, November 1944. (US National Archives)
Admiral William F. "Bull" Halsey – Commander US Third Fleet at Leyte Gulf
General Paul Mueller welcoming Admiral William Halsey to Angaur, Palau Islands, Nov 1944
US Navy Admiral William Halsey presenting Vice-Admiral John McCain with the Navy Cross on the flight deck of USS Hancock at anchor in the Ulithi Lagoon, Caroline Islands, 30 Nov (National Museum of Naval Aviation)