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mapurves

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Re: Holidays in the U.S. Log Books
« Reply #195 on: March 01, 2017, 08:11:33 pm »
Bear 30 May 1914. Lat: 59 05N Long: 169 50W.

At 8.00 set colors at half mast in observance of Memorial Day.

Suspended unnecessary work in observance of Memorial Day. Fired national salute at noon and mast-headed colors.

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Re: Holidays in the U.S. Log Books
« Reply #196 on: March 06, 2017, 07:57:57 am »
U.S.S. Yorktown

25-12-1906 - At anchor off Santa Barbara, California.

8 A.M. to Meridian.
At 10.30 Santa Claus visited the ship and distributed presents to different members of the crew.

http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ow3/final/USS%20Yorktown/vol028of040/vol028of040_165_1.jpg

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Re: Holidays in the U.S. Log Books
« Reply #197 on: March 06, 2017, 01:38:10 pm »
A real Christmas celebration for once!

(I wonder how many guns Santa rates ;))