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A former Russian Admiral recently visited the home of John Paul Jones in Scotland. Read about his connection with the Russian Navy and the Naval Historical Foundation in today's blog post.
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Had a wonderful time at the 10th Maritime Heritage Conference. It got me thinking about what the actual conference resembled. It may surprise you!
I thought my experience at this year’s 10th Maritime Heritage Conference would be like every other history conference. All it took was one little comment to
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NORFOLK (Jan. 24, 2014) An officer aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24) bows his head during the invocation of the dedication and
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It is incredibly difficult to go “full speed ahead” without a ship to sail. If it was not for the skilled hands that crafted the 8-inch barrels, Captain Charles Gridley could not fire Olympia’s guns at Manila Bay. Do sailors alone win the great victories and triumphs of our naval history? Without the help of Navy civilians, none of these historic events, now canon in naval lore, would be possible. 
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Not many veterans get their Navy pension paid out in fish. 
Not many veterans can say they are paid out their Navy pension in fish.
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Or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love the Internet. Looking to the past using the digital platforms of today: an article discussing the future of naval history.
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Here at the Washington Navy Yard, our next door neighbors (The Washington Nationals) played hearts out across the country in San Francisco last night. Find out about how some Vietnam Veterans in 1973 got a chance to see all the baseball they wanted in honor of this year's baseball postseason (with a little NATITUDE).
The rectangular pass was no larger than your average credit card. Yet in your possession, you could pass through any the gates of any stadium around the
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Who knew there would be so much naval history in a small town inside the Shenandoah Valley? It goes to show you that you can find naval history just about
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We all knew that John Paul Jones and Oliver Hazard Perry were great. What about everyone else?
Of course, many of us know John Paul Jones as a daring sailor who helped secure our nation’s independence. Despite what social media says, he will always be
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A special event held aboard the USS Midway Museum in San Diego honored two former Vietnam aviators for meritorious achievements during Operation Lion's Den in
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Wow. It has surely been an exciting few days for baseball here at nearby Nationals Park. In honor of the Washington National's win streak, here is a vintage shot of the baseball team from the USS Washington (related only in name). LOC Photo # USZ62-78263
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Preservation, education, and commemoration of naval history
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Preservation, education, and commemoration of naval history