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Infamous Words from Failed Battle Inspire Naval Victory

By Devon Hubbard Sorlie, Communication and Outreach Division, Naval History and Heritage Command When it comes to memorable flags, they’re not always the Stars and Stripes of the American flag. Sometimes it can be just a simple piece of cloth with a meaningful message that will be the driving force …

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Series of Miscues Allows French Victory at VA Capes

Editor’s Note: As the French tall ship replica L’Hermione makes her way up the East Coast to celebrate the relationship between France and the United States, a series of blogs will discuss four topics: the Marquis de Lafayette; the ship that brought him to America the second time in 1780, …

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March 27, 1953: Korean War Sailor Earns Medal of Honor

  By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Lockwood,  Naval History and Heritage Command, Communication and Outreach Division Residents of Alexandria, Va. can honor an American hero with a tip of their hats to Francis C. Hammond Middle School on Seminary Road this Friday. It was 62 years ago on Friday when …

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