1813 - USS Hornet, Captain James Lawrence, captures HMS Peacock
1968 - Task Force Clearwater established in I Corps
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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will return to its 2016 demonstration schedule July 2-4 in Traverse City, Mich., Commander, Naval Air Forces announced.
The Blue Angels temporarily stood down,
Navy nuclear submarine HMS Ambush yesterday steamed to Gibraltar – in a massive show of force against Spain.
The Spanish – emboldened by Britain’s Brexit vote
The Indonesian Government has banned vessels flying Indonesias flag from sailing to the Philippines following the latest hostage incident.
According to a report in AP,
Grant “Twiggy” Baker (ZAF) claimed victory today at the Puerto Escondido Challenge, besting a field of 24 of the world’s best big wave surfers in towering 20-to-35
1833 - The frigate Constitution is the first vessel to enter the newly-built dry dock at the Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, Mass. for overhaul. A false rumor circulates in Boston in 1830 that the U.
The largest and most powerful engine from MAN Diesel & Turbo’s portfolio ever designed and built has entered service.
Built by Doosan Engine in Korea and rated at 75,