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Shifley Lecture Series

When:
October 17, 2019
Time:
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Category:
Midshipman Public
Location:
Preble Hall
Details:

Please join us in the Museum on Thursday, October 17 where Dr. Salvatore Mercogliano will give a talk on his book "Sealift:The Evolution of American Military Sea Strategy"

This lecture series is funded by the USNA Class of 1950 Museum Endowment in recognition of the significant contribution made to the Endowment by the Shifley Trust. VADM Ralph Shifley, a graduate of the Naval Academy Class of 1933, was designated a naval aviator in 1937. He participated in WWII operations against the Japanese at New Guinea, Saipan, Guam, the Palaus, and the Philippines. He was awarded the Navy Cross and the Distinguished Flying Cross.

All presentations are at 1230 in the Museum auditorium on the 2nd deck of Preble Hall.  All are welcome. We will conclude in time for midshipmen to make 5th period.

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