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Give Something Away Day

July 15 “Give Something Away” Day is about everyone that cares about anyone or anything to give away something. It’s from the U.S. Navy core values to give back. Below are just a few recent examples of how we’ve given back to this world. Let’s also remember the hospital ships …

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The KIDD Connection

By Cmdr. Matt NolandExecutive OfficerUSS KIDD (DDG 100) This month, viewers everywhere will have the opportunity to see the latest Hollywood treatment of America’s Greatest Generation: Greyhound. Tom Hanks plays a U.S. Navy destroyer’s commanding officer charged with protecting a convoy of Allied ships from a wolfpack of German U-boats …

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Health Workers in Uniform: Lessons Learned

By Cmdr. Michael Kaplan, DODirector of Medical ServicesNaval Hospital Jacksonville, Florida While USS Kidd (DDG 100) was deployed to the U.S. Fourth Fleet Area of Responsibility, a Sailor began experiencing COVID-19 symptoms April 20, a month after the ship’s last port call. SOUTH CHINA SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer …

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