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Famed NBC Today Show weatherman, Al Roker, brought his enthusiastic personality to the Star-Spangled Sailabration to Baltimore’s Inner Harbor amid wild cheers of “Huzzah, Huzzah!” next to the Brazilian tall ship, Cisne Branco. With the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Band as …
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“On this Independence Day, I would like to extend my gratitude and best wishes to our entire military family:  our men and women in uniform who serve around the world, and their families, and our Department of Defense civilians who …
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Beginning in April 2012 and continuing through 2015, the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and other government and non-profit partners will commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and The Star Spangled Banner. New Orleans was chosen as …
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By Bradley Cantor Emerging Media, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2012 – The War of 1812 was a watershed moment in the nation’s development of a strong national defense system, a military historian said this week, as it provided …
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On Tuesday, Feb. 7, we hosted a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable with Dr. Michael Crawford, the Senior Historian at the Naval History and Heritage Command.  Dr. Crawford discussed how the U.S. Navy contributed to some of the most significant outcomes of …
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