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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

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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

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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

 

March 16,  VLADIVOSTOK
Russian servicemen will take part in an international naval show in Malaysia

Admiral Panteleyev destroyer

© EPA/KATIA CHRISTODOULOU 

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

Pacific Fleet Patrols

On 29 December 2014, Pacific Fleet Delta III-class SSBN Svyatoy Georgiy Pobedonosets returned home from a combat patrol, according to Mil.ru.  

The MOD site reported that the submarine arrived in Vilyuchinsk after completing missions at sea.   400 more words

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73 Year Anniversary of the Pearl Harbor Attack

Just before 8:00 On December 7th, 1941 Japan launched a surprise attack against the United States at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. 2,403 U.S. citizens, to include 800 civilians, were killed during the attack and an additional 1,178 people were wounded. 69 more words

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