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September 2019

Official Holiday of The Order – Commodore John Barry Day

September 13, 2019
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Commodore John Barry - Father of the U.S. Navy   Proclamation 4853 -- Commodore John Barry Day August 20, 1981 By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation Commodore John Barry, hero of the American Revolution and holder of the first commission in the United States Navy under the Constitution, was born in 1745, in County Wexford, Ireland. Commodore Barry was commissioned to command the brig Lexington, one of the first ships bought and equipped for the…

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September 2020

Official Holiday of The Order – Commodore John Barry Day

September 13, 2020
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Commodore John Barry - Father of the U.S. Navy   Proclamation 4853 -- Commodore John Barry Day August 20, 1981 By the President of the United States of America A Proclamation Commodore John Barry, hero of the American Revolution and holder of the first commission in the United States Navy under the Constitution, was born in 1745, in County Wexford, Ireland. Commodore Barry was commissioned to command the brig Lexington, one of the first ships bought and equipped for the…

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