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1846 - Sailors and Marines from sloop Cyane capture .
1918 - Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Franklin D. Roosevelt, visits .
1945 - warships bombard .
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1943 - USS Permit (SS 178), USS Snook (SS 279) and USS Sawfish (SS 276) damage two Japanese ships and sink two freighters and a gunboat.
1944 - The hospital ship,
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