This Day in U.S. Navy History – December 13

Monday, December 13, 2010

1775 - Continental Congress provides for the construction of 5 ships of 32 guns, 5 ships of 28 guns, and 3 ships of 24 guns

1941 - Commander William A. Sullivan designated the first Supervisor of Salvage with office in New York City.

(Source: Navy News Service)

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