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Veteran shares pieces of history of the Battle of Coral Sea

Robert D. Gale, a retired lieutenant commander with the Navy and a Los Angeles native, points to a photo during a Warriors of the Faith event at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Chapel aboard MCAS Miramar, Calif., Jan. 23. Gale pointed out that the newspaper had the wrong photo and the ship shown was not the USS Lexington.



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This work, Veteran shares pieces of history of the Battle of Coral Sea [Image 4 of 5], by Cpl Raquel Barraza, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.23.2013

Date Posted:01.28.2013 12:16

Photo ID:821644

VIRIN:130123-M-RB277-009

Resolution:3184x2096

Size:3.21 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, CA, USGlobe

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