USS Iowa

Type: Organization
Name: USS Iowa
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Actor Gary Sinise helps raise funds for USS Iowa restoration

Actor Gary Sinise (in suit) at the fundraiser on the USS Iowa.A Hollywood actor who portrayed a soldier in an academy award-winning movie is helping raise money for a variety of veterans causes, including repair of the USS Iowa.Gary Sinise — who played ... [Published Radio Iowa - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration aboard Battleship IOWA

The Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration is a signature event that honors the courage of our wounded service members, their families, and the families of the fallen, focusing on hope they inspire through their remarkable stories of recovery and achievem ... [Published Santa Monica Patch - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tallships Festival LA»

August 20-24: The Port of Los Angeles will be just one of three west coast ports bestowed with the honor of welcoming Tallships to their shores, affording visitors the rare chance to catch a glimpse, step aboard, and even set sail on some of the grandest ... [Published Kidsguide - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Annual Iowa Picnic planned Aug. 2

Iowans and those with a connection with the state should attend the 114th Iowa Picnic held in San Pedro on Aug. 2.The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Pier 87 in front of the USS Iowa, the battleship now on permanent display in San Pedro. ... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Jul 18 2014]
Entities: USS Iowa
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration aboard Battleship IOWA

The Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration is a signature event that honors the courage of our wounded service members, their families, and the families of the fallen, focusing on hope they inspire through their remarkable stories of recovery and achievem ... [Published Hermosa Beach Patch - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Tourism Cares Draws 325 to Miami

MIAMI — In its heyday, the Miami Marine Stadium hosted concerts, ski shows, boat races and other festivities on Virginia Key, with the impressive Miami skyline rising on the horizon just a few miles away. Designed by Cuban immigrant Hilario Candela when ... [Published Group Travel Leader - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Edward R. Beane

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Retired Navy Lt. Cmdr. Edward R. "Dick" Beane, 89, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014.He was born Aug. 28, 1924, to Merle and Benjamin Beane, in Portsmouth, N.H. He graduated from Portsmouth High School in 1942 before pursuing a career ... [Published Seacoast Online - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration aboard Battleship IOWA

The Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration is a signature event that honors the courage of our wounded service members, their families, and the families of the fallen, focusing on hope they inspire through their remarkable stories of recovery and achievem ... [Published Manhattan Beach Patch - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Amazing USS Iowa battleship

USS Iowa was the lead ship of her class of battleship and the fourth in the United States Navy to be named in honor of the 29th state. ... [Published China.org.cn - Jun 25 2014]
Entities: USS Iowa, US Navy
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 2 reports

Spectacular photos of the US Navy's most powerful battleship ever

This is the USS Iowa, the first of the largest, most powerful battleship class ever in the United States Navy, equipped with nine 16-inch (406mm) guns that could fire nuclear shells—the only American ship in history with this capability. This photo series ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 21 2014 - Updated Jun 21 2014 - 1 reports

San Pedro's $32 million Downtown Harbor Plaza celebrates grand opening>

SAN PEDRO, Calif. (KABC) --A new waterfront renovation is putting San Pedro on the map.What used to be a parking lot is now the brand new Downtown Harbor and Town Square, an open air plaza complete with free boat parking and Wi-Fi.City leaders held the ... [Published KABC Los Angeles - Jun 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Ceremony Marks 25th Anniversary of USS Iowa Explosion

<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRua0JYL604&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Ceremony Marks 25th Anniversary of USS Iowa Explosion 2013 - Former crew members gather to mark 25 years ... [Published The Pentagon - YouTube Channel - Apr 21 2014]
Entities: USS Iowa, Explosion

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...) The shells were called W23, "an adaptation of the W19 nuclear artillery shell was developed specifically for the 16-inch (406 mm) guns" with a "estimated yield of 15 to 20 kilotons of TNT [which made the] Iowa -class battleship's 16 in guns the world's largest nuclear artillery." Can you imagine those cannons firing nuclear shells?
...we're really trying to make that connection with all the communities," Gary Lee Moore, interim executive director of the Port of Los Angeles, said. "You've got the Ports O Call, you've got this new downtown Harbor, you've got the USS Iowa, it's just a real destination."
...Today's find, just now circulating on the right, is a Navy map that proves (according to JW) that the "U S military had a multitude of forces in the region surrounding Libya when terrorists attacked the Special Mission in Benghazi and murdered four Americans."

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Actor Gary Sinise helps raise funds for USS Iow... [Published Radio Iowa - Jul 26 2014]
Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration aboard Battle... [Published Santa Monica Patch - Jul 22 2014]
Tallships Festival LA» [Published Kidsguide - Jul 21 2014]
Annual Iowa Picnic planned Aug. 2 [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Jul 18 2014]
Senator Kennedy and local Gold Star mothers lea... [Published Springville Journal - Jul 07 2014]
Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration aboard Battle... [Published Hermosa Beach Patch - Jul 06 2014]
Tourism Cares Draws 325 to Miami [Published Group Travel Leader - Jul 03 2014]
Edward R. Beane [Published Seacoast Online - Jun 27 2014]
Got Heart, Give Hope® Celebration aboard Battle... [Published Manhattan Beach Patch - Jun 27 2014]
Amazing USS Iowa battleship [Published China.org.cn - Jun 25 2014]
Spectacular photos of the US Navy's most powerf... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jun 23 2014]
Spectacular photos of the US Navy's most powerf... [Published Gizmodo - Jun 23 2014]
San Pedro's $32 million Downtown Harbor Plaza c... [Published KABC Los Angeles - Jun 21 2014]
Ceremony Marks 25th Anniversary of USS Iowa Exp... [Published The Pentagon - YouTube Channel - Apr 21 2014]
History for April 19 [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 19 2014]
Liveblogging World War II: February 18, 1944 [Published Brad DeLong - Feb 18 2014]
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New, Previously Secret Map of Military Assets R... [Published Slate - David Weigel - Feb 12 2014]
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Ceremony Marks 25th Anniversary of USS Iowa Exp... [Published The Pentagon - YouTube Channel - Apr 21 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aRua0JYL604&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Ceremony Marks 25th Anniversary of USS Iowa Explosion 2013 - Former crew members gather to mark 25 years ...
History for April 19 [Published MuskegonPundit - Apr 19 2014]
History for April 19 - On-This-Day.com Birth anniversary of legendary crimefighter Eliot Ness (1903-57). Happy Birthday! Tim Curry, Hugh O’Brian, Maria Sharapova 1764 - The English Parliament banned the American colonies from printing ...
Liveblogging World War II: February 18, 1944 [Published Brad DeLong - Feb 18 2014]
Operation Hailstone: A massive naval air and surface attack launched on February 16–17, 1944, during World War II by the United States Navy against the Japanese naval and air base at Truk in the Caroline Islands, a pre-war Japanese territory.Truk was ...
Liveblogging World War II: February 18, 1944 [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Feb 18 2014]
Operation Hailstone : A massive naval air and surface attack launched on February 16–17, 1944, during World War II by the United States Navy against the Japanese naval and air base at Truk in the Caroline Islands, a pre-war Japanese territory. ...
New, Previously Secret Map of Military Assets R... [Published Slate - David Weigel - Feb 12 2014]
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