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Temporary Exhibits

On view now through January 2020

 

 

 Philo McGiffin: A Man of Wit and Dash (2nd deck)

Philo McGiffin, Class of 1882, is known for his pranks while a midshipmen. However his wit, grit, and lessons learned at USNA served him well while in the Chinese Navy and at the Battle of Yalu River. McGiffin's story resonates today through midshipmen mischief, naval history, and international relations. 

 

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