This Day in U.S. Naval History - March 14

Monday, March 14, 2011

1863 - RADM Farragut's squadron of 7 ships forces way up Mississippi River to support Union troops at Vicksburg and Baton Rouge

 
1929 - NAS Pensacola aircraft make 113 flights for flood rescue and relief
 
(Source: Navy News Service)
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