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A History of the Navy in 100 Objects
A History of the Navy in 100 Objects

Object 42: Cassin Young Medal of Honor

The recent 72nd anniversary of the attack at Pearl Harbor allows for a pause in our chronological narrative of naval history. Fifteen Medals of Honor were awarded to Navy sailors for heroism during that attack, and our object today is one of those medals.

Cassin Young Medal of Honor

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