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WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) released a logo to kick off its commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the U.S. Navy's experiences in World War II, officials announced Nov. 29. The logo can be found here . Starting with the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 2016, through the anniversary of the Japanese surrender onboard USS Missouri on September 2, 2020, the Navy will commemorate the pivotal role Sailors played in America's World War II victory. For the U.S. Navy, it will begin four years of commemorative events and close review of the history of what was a transformative event for the Navy, the nation and the world. The use of blue and gold represents the Navy's traditional colors - blue representing the ocean and seas and gold for integrity and valor. The anchor stands as a symbol of the seagoing service's steadf...

Full article: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=97863

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