This Day in Naval History - January 25th
From the Navy News Service:
- 1922 - Cruiser USS Galveston (CL 19) lands her Marine Corps detachment at Corinto, Nicaragua, to reinforce the Managua legation guard during a period of political tension.
- 1945 - Navy surface forces bombard Japanese positions at Iwo Jima.
- 1963 - The 1st Seabee Technical Assistance Team arrives in Vietnam.