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January 2020 Blog Posts (4)

USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)

USS Doris Miller (CVN 81) Naming Ceremony

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly will name a future Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier in honor of World War II hero Ship’s Cook Third Class Doris “Dorie" Miller during a ceremony in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Jan. 20.  In selecting this name, we honor the contributions of all our enlisted ranks, past and present, men and women, of every race, religion and background,” said…

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Added by Lee Damicone on January 20, 2020 at 5:19pm — 2 Comments

USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)

USS Doris Miller (CVN 81) Naming Ceremony

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly will name a future Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier in honor of World War II hero Ship’s Cook Third Class Doris “Dorie" Miller during a ceremony in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Jan. 20.  In selecting this name, we honor the contributions of all our enlisted ranks, past and present, men and women, of every race, religion and background,” said…

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Added by Lee Damicone on January 20, 2020 at 5:15pm — No Comments

USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)

USS Doris Miller (CVN 81) Naming Ceremony

Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly will name a future Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier in honor of World War II hero Ship’s Cook Third Class Doris “Dorie" Miller during a ceremony in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Jan. 20.  In selecting this name, we honor the contributions of all our enlisted ranks, past and present, men and women, of every race, religion and background,” said…

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Added by Lee Damicone on January 20, 2020 at 5:13pm — No Comments

2020 Anniversaries

As David De Rooy commented on January 1st…”We’re heading into the “Roaring Twenties”. I loved that phrase. Here are some things to look forward to in 2020:

2020 will see anniversaries of many significant events in history. Here are ten to note:

75th Anniversary of End of World War II, 1945.

25th Anniversary of the Creation of the World Trade Organization, January 1,…

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Added by Lee Damicone on January 12, 2020 at 3:51pm — No Comments

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