Corrected entry: After Ensign Keith reprimands Horrible and Meatball, Meatball remarks that Keith "must think he's a five-star admiral." The scene is set in early 1944, but the rank of Fleet Admiral (a.k.a. five-star admiral) did not exist until December 1944.
Corrected entry: Attorney Barney Greenwald arrives at court in a Marine uniform, but in court wears a Navy uniform.
Corrected entry: At that time, no US Navy warship could steam in a circle tight enough to cut its own tow line.