This Day in Navy History - July 29

From the Navy News Service
Friday, July 29, 2011

1846 - Sailors and Marines from U.S. sloop Cyane capture San Diego.
1918 - Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Franklin D. Roosevelt, visits Queenstown, Ireland.
1945 - U.S. warships bombard Hamamatsu, Japan.
For more information about naval history, visit the Naval Historical Center Web site at www.history.navy.mil.

 

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