27 Oct '17, 1pm

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Mrs. Hamilton conceived the idea of a nation-wide celebration of a Navy Day, which would bring a knowledge of the Navy to every part of the country and which would also help the Navy Club to carry out its service to the Navy. I recall her telling me of her plans on an August afternoon at her home in Monmouth Beach, New Jersey. Here between the ocean and Shrewsbury River was properly born the idea so naturally connected with the Navy and its history. A few days later she left for Washington to visit the then Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. He received the suggestion with great interest and at once the plans were set to hold the first Navy Day on October 27, 1922, the birthday of President Theodore Roosevelt. Mrs. Ham­ilton’s service as founder of Navy Day has been too little remembered by the Navy. Assistant Secretary Roosevelt wrote her a letter gi...

Full article: https://www.navalhistory.org/2012/10/27/the-first-navy-da...

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