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Happy 284th Birthday to the US Navy

USS Cabot (1775)

US Naval Historical Center (public domain)

The United States Navy was established by the Continental Congress on October 13, 1775, as "a small group of privateers to fight back against British sea power."*

Thank you for your service, sailors!

* E-mail from the Paralyzed Veterans of America, October 13, 2023.

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