Born and raised in Eastern Ohio, Commander Wallace received his commission in the US Navy and a degree in engineering from The Ohio State University. After the obligatory and memorable interview with Admiral Rickover, he was accepted into the nuclear power and submarine communities. He served on two of Admiral Rickover’s famous “Forty One for Freedom”, the USS JOHN ADAMS SSBN 620 and the USS WOODROW WILSON SSBN 624, during which time he made nine one-hundred-day deterrent patrols through the height of the Cold War.
Commander Wallace served as Executive Officer on the STURGEON class nuclear attack submarine SPADEFISH, SSN 668. SPADEFISH and all her sisters were decommissioned during the downsizing that occurred in the 1990′s. The passing of that great ship served as the inspiration for “Final Bearing”, his first novel co-authored with Don Keith.
Commander Wallace then commanded the LOS ANGELES class nuclear attack submarine USS HOUSTON SSN 713. During this tour of duty he worked extensively with the SEAL community developing SEAL/submarine tactics. Under his command, the HOUSTON was awarded the CIA Meritorious Unit Citation.
Commander George Wallace retired to the civilian business world in 1995, after twenty-two years of service on nuclear submarines.
Commander Wallace lives with his wife, Penny, in Alexandria, Virginia
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by George Wallace
Juan de Santiago is out to conquer Bolivia, sneaking his poisoned coke in to the US by submarine to do it. Jon Ward and his crew on the old attack sub Spadefish are on one last mission, to stop de Santiago. Following deep jungle trails and hiking the lofty mountains of the ancient Inca Empire, Bill Beaman and his SEALs are intent on driving a stake through the heart of de Santiago's drug empire.
Operation Golden Dawn
by George Wallace
Jon Hunter and the crew of the nuclear submarine SAN FRANCISCO are in the fight of their life. Their mission is to find and destroy Mustafa al Shatar's secret base before he can unleash his genetically engineered strain of small pox on a defenseless world. Liu Pen, the Chinese spymaster, and Admiral Suluvana, the ruthless Indonesian revolutionary, team to help Mustafa, each for his own purpose.
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