1862 - Four nuns who were volunteer nurses on board Red Rover were the first female nurses on a U.S. Navy hospital ship.
1943 - Seventh Amphibious Force lands 1st Marine Division on Cape Gloucester, New Britain.
(Source: Navy News Service)
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Today in U.S. Naval History - July 29
1846 - Sailors and Marines from U.S. sloop Cyane capture San Diego, Calif.
1918 - Assistant Secretary of the Navy Franklin D.
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