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Twelve Anchors

By Denise Krepp, Director’s Action Group, Naval History and Heritage Command In November 2020, CNO and Mrs. Gilday installed a new exhibit entitled “Celebrating Navy Women: Perseverance and Achievements” in the Tingey House. The pioneers proudly served their country and this year the Naval History and Heritage Command will be sharing …

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Navy Doctor Becomes First Physician in Space

It’s a lot of fun to do something first. But I must say that space flight is so impressive an experience, that it’s worth doing whether you are the first or not. ~Capt. Joseph Kerwin, MC, USN By André B. Sobocinski, BUMED Historian Since the first American manned-space flight in …

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