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Emory S. Land Departs Mare Island, Returns to Sea

From when we arrived on Red, White, and Blue Day until the day we set sail, the city of Vallejo has been a fantastic host and partner. We appreciate the community’s support and patriotism. It is very fitting for the Land to be the first Navy ship back in the city since 1996. When we arrived…
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USS Indianapolis – The Legacy, Film Screening

On July 30, 1945, in the middle of the Pacific, a Japanese submarine sank the USS Indianapolis, which carried 1,196 men. Of those men, a mere 317 survived to tell the tale of five hellish days and nights stranded in the sea. With inadequate life rafts and vests, little food and no water, many men…
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