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Sullivans-StPatricksDay-Message-1944-Mar-17

St. Patrick's Day message sent to the crew of the destroyer The Sullivans (DD 537) named after the famous brothers of Irish descent who all were killed in action while serving in the light cruiser Juneau (CL 52) during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal in November 1942.

Source: National Naval Aviation Museum

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