Daily Archives: August 14, 2012

Navy Week Kicks Off in Chicago

Story Number: NNS120813-21Release Date: 8/13/2012 By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class James Green, Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs CHICAGO (NNS) — The Chicago Navy Week 2012 portion of the commemoration of the bicentennial of the War of 1812 … Continue reading

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Fort McHenry Enjoys Attendance Boost

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s shaping up to be a banner year for the home of the Star-Spangled Banner. Alex DeMetrick reports the bicentennial of the War of 1812 is giving a big boost to park attendance. When the replica of the … Continue reading

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Navy Week Returns To Chicago

Chicago is the 10th stop for the Navy weeks By Victoria Coleman |  Monday, Aug 13, 2012 Christy Dimond USS Chicago sailors talked with Navy veterans outside the U-505 exhibit during Navy Week 2011. You don’t have to wait until … Continue reading

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Reenactors replay War of 1812 in bicentennial year

Buffalo Business First Date: Monday, August 13, 2012, 7:29am EDT   Canadians and Americans are reliving the War of 1812 in grand style. The latest bicentennial event, according to the Niagara Falls Review, was this past weekend’s battle reenactment at … Continue reading

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