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Baltimore Sun
Tall ships arrive in Baltimoreand is hoping to make a side trip to Gettysburg. "This morning we have a salut
Tall ships arrive in Baltimore
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
and is hoping to make a side trip to Gettysburg. "This morning we have a salute to the flag when we pass close to Fort McHenry," he said. "It was very nice." In response, he said, his crew raised the scarlet and gold Spanish flag. "It's... Read more
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The Moab Times-Independent
Naval veteran from Moab takes Honor Flight - A U.S. Navy veteran from Moab recently returned from a special trip to the nation’s capital to visit war memorials and other important historic sites. John Hagner 88 was one of 48 participants in the Ut...appreciation of our dedication to our country,” Hagner recalled. Another highl
Naval veteran from Moab takes Honor Flight - A U.S. Navy veteran from Moab recently returned from a special trip to the nation’s capital to visit war memorials and other important historic sites. John Hagner 88 was one of 48 participants in the Ut...
The Moab Times-Independent / Posted 5 days ago
appreciation of our dedication to our country,” Hagner recalled. Another highlight of the trip was when the group visited Fort McHenry in Baltimore, which happens to also be Hagner’s home town. The veterans visited the place where Francis Scott... Read more
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Business Wire
U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $62 Million to Maintain Two Ships in Jacksonvillemillion contract from the Navy for the phased maintenance availability of the W
U.S. Navy Awards BAE Systems $62 Million to Maintain Two Ships in Jacksonville
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
million contract from the Navy for the phased maintenance availability of the Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43). The company will perform maintenance and modernization work aboard the 610-foot-long amphibious... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Parade of Ships: 'Perfect view' blocked by weedsvarious events throughout the city. Two ships will be docked on Staten Island
Parade of Ships: 'Perfect view' blocked by weeds
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
various events throughout the city. Two ships will be docked on Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry and the Cyclone-class patrol (coastal) ship USS S... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Fleet Week 2016: Festivities begin with Parade of Shipson Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whid
Fleet Week 2016: Festivities begin with Parade of Ships
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
on Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry and the Cyclone-class patrol (coastal) ship USS Shamal. The ships will be open for tours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Fleet Week 2016: Parade of Ships set for Wednesday morningon Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whid
Fleet Week 2016: Parade of Ships set for Wednesday morning
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
on Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry and the Cyclone-class patrol (coastal) ship USS Shamal. The ships will be open for tours from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Fleet Week 2016: Parade of Ships set for Wednesdayon Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whid
Fleet Week 2016: Parade of Ships set for Wednesday
Staten Island Advance / Posted 10 days ago
on Staten Island at the USS The Sullivan's Homeport Pier in Stapleton: The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry and the Cyclone-class patrol (coastal) ship USS Shamal. The ships will be open for tours from 8 a.m. to 5... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Local veterans to take Honor Flightof Wichita and into Baltimore because hotels in that area are much less expensi
Local veterans to take Honor Flight
The Newton Kansan / Posted 11 days ago
of Wichita and into Baltimore because hotels in that area are much less expensive. Before that day is over, they will tour Fort McHenry and do a small tour of the harbor area before staying in a Hilton Hotel."Thursday is the tour day," VanCampen... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gloucester woman threatened to bomb Navy ship over pollution concernsallegedly threatened to blow up a Navy ship over concerns that it was polluting
Gloucester woman threatened to bomb Navy ship over pollution concerns
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
allegedly threatened to blow up a Navy ship over concerns that it was polluting Gloucester Harbor, police said. The USS Fort McHenry, a dock landing ship, visited Gloucester Harbor last September as part of the Gloucester Schooner Festival. On... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pride of Baltimore's 1986 sinking recalled at Fort McHenry ceremonyFriends of the Pride of Baltimore gathered on a Fort McHenry lawn Saturday to r
Pride of Baltimore's 1986 sinking recalled at Fort McHenry ceremony
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Friends of the Pride of Baltimore gathered on a Fort McHenry lawn Saturday to recall the 30th anniversary of the sinking of the schooner and the deaths of its captain and three crew members. Helen Delich Bentley recalled that May morning. The former... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Irish immigrants created a stir, and compassionate response, in 1800scome into the city's most populated parts. Baltimore's quarantine area was a th
Irish immigrants created a stir, and compassionate response, in 1800s
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
come into the city's most populated parts. Baltimore's quarantine area was a then-isolated stretch of lower Canton opposite Fort McHenry. Today, it is marked by the Lazaretto Point light and a Lehigh Cement facility. "The truly distressing and... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Volunteers Cleaning Up Wetlands Behind Fort McHenryfocused on a patch of wetlands that many people don’t know about. Like a small
Volunteers Cleaning Up Wetlands Behind Fort McHenry
CBS Baltimore / Posted 24 days ago
focused on a patch of wetlands that many people don’t know about. Like a small army on a mission, volunteers march through Fort McHenry. Their goal is to clean up the wetlands hidden behind the historic fort, protecting wildlife and sea... Read more
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Daily Mail
1814 Star-Spangled Banner goes under the hammerStar-spangled banner which provided inspiration for the American national anthe
1814 Star-Spangled Banner goes under the hammer
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Star-spangled banner which provided inspiration for the American national anthem goes under the hammer The flag flew above Fort McHenry in Baltimore during the British attack Some of the flag was cut up and given to prominent military figures The... Read more
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Breitbart
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Helpof US history, America has faced a mortal threat to its existence from somewher
Shining Nation: The America that Could Be: The Rise of Donald Trump Will Force American Patriots to Think Harder —and a Book from 1912 Could Help
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
of US history, America has faced a mortal threat to its existence from somewhere. Whether it’s fighting the British at Fort McHenry in 1814, or fighting ISIS in San Bernardino in 2015, we have always needed to maintain our vigilance and our... Read more

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