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Fieberling DE-640 - History

Fieberling DE-640 - History

FieberlingLangdon Kellogg Fieberling, born 3 January 1910 in Oakland, Calif., enlisted in the Naval Reserve 7 October 1935, and after training and service as an aviation cadet, was commissioned ensign 1 March 1937 From 26 July 1941, he aided in establishing Torpedo Squadron Eight, and when this unit was activated served with it in Hornet (CV-8).

Year Two Day 76 Obama Administration April 6, 2010 - History

Year Two Day 76 Obama Administration April 6, 2010 - History

9:40AM THE PRESIDENT hosted an Easter Prayer Breakfast10:45AM THE PRESIDENT received the Presidential Daily Briefing12:00PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT received the Economic Daily Briefing12:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT had lunch2:00PM THE PRESIDENT met with senior advisors4:30PM THE PRESIDENT met with Secretary of Defense Gates

Douglas C-29

Douglas C-29

Douglas C-29The Douglas C-29 Dolphin was the most powerful aircraft in the Dolphin series and was powered by two 550hp engines.The C-29 Dolphin was an amphibian aircraft. It was powered by two engine carried above the wings, with an auxiliary aerofoil on top of the engine nacelles. It had an all-metal hill and a plywood covered wooden wing.

They discover the origin of the stones of Stonehenge

They discover the origin of the stones of Stonehenge

The geologists Richard Bevins of the National Museum of Wales, Robert Ixer of the University School of London and Professor Nick Pearce, have discovered the mystery of the origin of the Stonehenge stones, as confirmed by those responsible for the Journal of Archaeological Science, who verified the hypothesis treated by the specialists mentioned above.

Puffer II SSN-652 - History

Puffer II SSN-652 - History

Puffer II SSN-652(Puffer II(SSN-652: dp. 3,800 (surf.), 4,640 (subm.); 1. 292& 39;2& 34;; b. 31& 39;7& 34; dr. 28& 39;8& 34;; cpl. 107; s. 20 + k.; a. 4 21& 34; tt., SUBROC, cl. Sturgeon)The second Puffer was laid down 8 February 1965 by Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp., Paseagoula, Miss., Iaunehed 30 March 1968, sponsored by Mrs.

Why did greaves go in and out of fashion?

Why did greaves go in and out of fashion?

I made a very counterintuitive find. Wikipedia says: Greaves were common until around the ninth century, when they largely disappeared.There is not much evidence of their use until the second qu…