Today in U.S. Naval History: February 10

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Today in U.S. Naval History - February 10

1862 - Union gunboats destroy Confederate ships at Elizabeth City, N.C.

1900 - Appointment of first naval governor of Guam, Commodore Seaton Schroder

1960 - USS Sargo (SSN-583) surfaces at North Pole

For more information about naval history, visit the Naval History and Heritage Command website at history.navy.mil.

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