Today in U.S. Naval History - January 14
1813 - U.S. Frigate Chesapeake captures British brig Hero
1863 - Navy General Order 4, Emancipation Proclamation
1943 - In first submarine resupply mission, USS Gudgeon lands six men, 2,000 pounds of equipment and supplies on Negros Island.
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