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Status: Sunk by Japanese at Battle of Midway General Characteristics Displacement: As built ... of World War II, sunk at the Battle of Midway. She was laid down on ... operated off the eastern seaboard, ranging from Chesapeake Bay to Guantanamo Bay, into 1939. As ... Fleet had taken a beating. With the battle line crippled, the unhurt American carriers assumed ... them to do so well in the Battle of the Coral Sea and the ...
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USS Wyoming (BB-32)
... maneuvers off Cuba before she returned to Chesapeake Bay on 4 March. After gunnery practice ... months that ensued, Wyoming served in the Chesapeake Bay region as an engineering ship until ... 9, those four dreadnoughts became the Sixth Battle Squadron of the British Grand Fleet upon ... with the other ships of the Sixth Battle Squadron and eight British destroyers to guard ... July 1918, Wyoming operated with the Sixth Battle Squadron and a division of British ...
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Maryland   (translated from Portuguese)
... Flórida , having explored what currently Bay of Chesapeake, currently part of Maryland, in 1572 . The ... of the region of the Bay of Chesapeake. Calvert was a nobleman catholic , e wanted ... felt inspired in the images of the battle to write the current American hymn, The Star-Spangled Banner. Painting of Battle of Antietam, American Civil War . Baltimore became ... numerous battles, of which it is distinguished Battle of Antietam, where 22 a thousand ...
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History of Maryland
... French flag, passed the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. The bay itself was explored in ... British conducted raids against cities along the Chesapeake Bay, up to and including Havre de ... in the state. The first was the Battle of Bladensburg, which occurred on August 24 ... to Fort McHenry, which defended the harbor. Battle of North Point Monument (dedicated 1815), ca ... and first met heavy resistance at the Battle of North Point on September 12, ...
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List of U.S. county name etymologies, A-D
... legislator, and lieutenant colonel killed in the Battle of River Raisin in the War of ... legislator, and lieutenant colonel killed in the Battle of River Raisin in the War of ... legislator, and lieutenant colonel killed in the Battle of River Raisin in the War of ... Rogers Clark who was killed at the Battle of River Raisin in the War of ... for Joseph Bartholomew , a hero of the Battle of Tippecanoe and U.S. senator; ...
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History of the Royal Navy
... they gained a significant victory at the battle of Stourmouth , Kent(now silted up in ... the time of his victory at the Battle of Brunanburh in 937, the English navy ... due to lack of effective communications. The Battle of Sluys in 1340 was a significant ... 1350, is possibly the first English sea battle; the English captured 14 Spanish ships. The ... Armada against England, but after a running battle lasting over a week, the Armada ...
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United States Army
... on Breed's Hill. In the ensuing battle, incorrectly named after Bunker Hill which stands ... in a sharp fight known as the Battle of Bemis Heights. On 9 October he ... Lee and assumed personal direction of the battle, which continued until dark without either side ... by a single streamer. In the first battle, a British expeditionary force that had landed ... Carolina, was the scene of a classic battle, which marked the beginning of the ...
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History of Virginia
... April 20, 1775, a day after the Battle of Lexington and Concord, Dunmore ordered royal ... on the governor's forces at the Battle of Great Bridge. The British had held ... attacked. The militia won the 30 minute battle. Dunmore responded by bombarding Norfolk with his ... in Virginia. Etching from 1789. After the Battle of Great Bridge, little military conflict took ... the fort at Kaskaskia and won the Battle of Vincennes, capturing the royal governor, ...
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... Atlantis Talk:Attila the Hun B Talk:Battle for Wesnoth Talk:Battle of Agnadello Talk:Battle of Antietam Talk:Battle of Cedar Creek Talk:Battle of Chancellorsville Talk:Battle of Fort ...
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USS Yorktown (CV-5)
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American Revolutionary War Campaigns
... on Breed's Hill. In the ensuing battle, incorrectly named after Bunker Hill which stands ... in a sharp fight known as the Battle of Bemis Heights. On 9 October he ... Lee and assumed personal direction of the battle, which continued until dark without either side ... by a single streamer. In the first battle, a British expeditionary force that had landed ... Carolina, was the scene of a classic battle, which marked the beginning of the ...
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