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John and Andrew, Philanthropists by Tom Sheehan

John Burns, teacher of English for more than half a century at Saugus High School, close to a dozen miles north of Boston, stood in the near silence of a splendid morning beside his home atop the high ledge, looking down on the pond he had helped save. 2,163 more words

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Aleksandr Nevskiy Arrives

Following a roughly 40-day inter-fleet transfer, proyekt 955 Borey-class SSBN Aleksandr Nevskiy arrived at Rybachiy at approximately 1700 hours local on September 30.  Families waiting for the submarine held a sign reading “Welcome to Your Native Shores!” 356 more words

Force Structure

Share Responsibility, Share Peace

If you have ever toured a U.S. Navy warship then you’ve been lucky enough to get an idea of the versatility, force and power these ships and their Sailors offer the country. 628 more words


Real life Steven Segal -Doris Miller, the ship’s cook who took on the Japanese with a .50 cal during Pearl Harbor

This is from War History OnLine. 

How many more stories like Doris (Dorrie) Miller are going untold or barely being told?

R. I. P.  Mess Attendant First Class  Doris (Dorrie) Miller, 1,751 more words

US Navy prepared to ramp up Pacific presence to deter China

Source: The Telegraph

By: Peter Foster

The US Navy says it is preparing for “any contingency” surrounding territorial disputes in the Pacific

The United States… 445 more words

World Events

Russian Naval Cruisers Fire Supersonic Cruise Missiles in Sea of Okhotsk


Russian Pacific Fleet crew ungergoing exercises in the Sea of Okhotsk, Defense Ministry confirms.

MOSCOW (Sputnik) –  Russian Navy cruisers from the Pacific Fleet have fired supersonic Moskit cruise missiles during exercises in the Sea of Okhotsk, a spokesman for the Russian Ministry of Defense’s Eastern Military District said Friday.”Ships from the Primorsky Joint Forces entered the sea to complete a set of tasks after transferring from the Sea of Japan into the southern region of the Sea of Okhotsk. 71 more words

Russian Pacific Fleet ships visit Malaysia


Russian servicemen will take part in an international naval show in Malaysia

Admiral Panteleyev destroyer


VLADIVOSTOK, March 16. /TASS/. A squadron of the Russian Pacific Fleet’s ships has arrived at the Malaysian island of Langkawi, a fleet spokesman said on Monday. 34 more words