This Day in Naval History - May 2
1975 - U.S. Navy departs Vietnamese waters at end of evacuation.
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A U.S. hospital ship conducted a medical evacuation, or “medevac”, May 27 to assist an ailing Republic of Korea sailor aboard a Republic of Korea Navy (ROK-N) submarine.
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The newbuilding, an improved River-class design,
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1943 - USS Saury (SS 189) attacks a Japanese convoy south of Kyushu and sinks transport Kagi Maru, about 10 miles north of the Nansei Shoto. Also on this date,