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Past, Present and Future Links with Spain

By Adm. James G. Foggo III Commander, Allied Joint Force Command Naples Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Africa A young, tenacious immigrant and mariner from Spain arrived on our shores before we were a country. He joined the revolutionary cause as a naval officer in the South Carolina …

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Honoring Our Navy Veterans’ Courage to Serve

November 11 is a special day for our nation. It’s our opportunity to pause and say thank you to our veterans for their courage to serve. All veterans have different reasons. Below are some of them… [dciframe]https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FUSNavy%2Fphotos%2Fa.249644752822.138119.74281347822%2F10153946659982823%2F%3Ftype%3D3&width=618&show_text=true&appId=472077692991648&height=536,618px,536px[/dciframe] Eld D.: I served after watching the placement of a wreath on the …

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Honor Our Heritage

KINGS BAY, Ga. (Nov. 4, 2016) A submarine veterans ceremony is held at the World War II pavilion at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay.

By Adm. Bill Moran Vice Chief of Naval Operations This past weekend aboard Kings Bay Submarine Base in Georgia, there was a small but powerful reminder of what it means to honor and remember our veterans. This remembrance event honored WWII submarine veterans. For years now, the numbers of vets attending …

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