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By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Monique K. Hilley Commander, Navy Installations Command Public Affairs From www.navy.milĀ  WASHINGTON D.C. – The First Lady has requested that military children from around the globe create holiday cards supporting their parent and send …
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USCGC Tampa and USCGC Seneca memorial plaque. This table, photographed following World War I, was dedicated to the memory of the 115 officers and men of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Tampa who lost their lives when she was sunk …
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This video depicts the story of the Distinguished 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Combat Regimental Team. The men in these units, comprised almost entirely of persons of Japanese ancestry, fought with uncommon bravery and valor against our nation’s enemies on …
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Submarine Cruisers awaiting disposition. Part of the hundreds of World War I Submarine Chasers tied up at the Port Newark Army Base, New Jersey, awaiting disposition, 13 May 1920. Those identified include: USS SC-78, USS SC-40, USS SC-47, USS SC-143, …
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