Preservation, Education, and Commemoration of Naval History
Before Commander Bond, there was John Paul Jones.
A Russian Admiral Visits the Birthplace of John Paul Jones.
Here at the Washington Navy Yard, our next door neighbors (The Washington Nationals) are set to play their hearts out across the country in San Francisco in a few hours. Find out about how some Vietnam Veterans in 1973 got a chance to see all the baseball they wanted in honor of this year’s baseball postseason (with a little NATITUDE).
Something different for this week’s #NavyHistoryinPopularCulture. The smoking lamp is lit this week for an interesting look at WWII-era advertisements and their influence on patriotism and the armed forces.
You never know where you will find naval history - even in Winchester, VA. Put on some Patsy Cline and read about Winchester’s interesting connection to naval history on the NHF blog.