This Day in Naval History - Nov. 07


Story Number: NNS020724-41Release Date: 7/24/2002 2:20:00 PM
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From the Navy News Service

1861 - Naval forces under Rear Adm. Samuel F. DuPont capture Port Royal Sound, S.C.
1881 - Naval Advisory Board submits report recommending the new ships in the U.S. Navy be constructed of steel instead of iron.
1973 - War Powers Resolution becomes law.

 
 
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