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NAVAL HISTORY

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Matthew Calbraith Perry
Matthew Calbraith Perry
commander of the naval expedition that opened Japanese ports to American trade

William Thomas Sampson
William Thomas Sampson
driving force behind major improvements to the technology used by the Navy, and to its training practices

Winfield Scott Schley
Winfield Scott Schley
naval officer who served with distinction during two wars despite graduating near the bottom of his Naval Academy class

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