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Hindenburg Disaster - 20th Century History - About.com
The suddenness of the disaster was shocking. At 7:25 p.m. on May 6, 1937, while the Hindenburg was attempting to land at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in ...
http://history1900s.about.com/cs/disasters/a/hindenburgcrash.htm
Disasters and Tragedy in the 20th Century - 20th Century History
The suddenness of the disaster was shocking. At 7:25 p.m. on May 6, 1937, while the Hindenburg was attempting to land at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in ...
http://history1900s.about.com/od/horribledisasters/
Sinking of the Lusitania - 20th Century History - About.com
On May 7, 1915, the British passenger ship, the Lusitania, was sunk by a German U-boat. The high ... The toll of civilians killed in this disaster shocked the world.
http://history1900s.about.com/cs/worldwari/p/lusitania.htm
19th Century Disasters - 19th Century History - About.com
When we think of maritime disasters, the phrase "women and children first" always comes to mind. But saving the most helpless passengers on a doomed ship ...
http://history1800s.about.com/od/timelines/tp/19th-century-disasters.htm
Steamship Lexington Disaster - 19th Century History - About.com
Later maritime disasters, such as the 1854 wreck of the SS Arctic, would eclipse the horror of the Lexington. But the tale of the burning ship resonated for many ...
http://history1800s.about.com/od/crimesanddisasters/fl/Steamship-Lexington-Disaster.htm
USS Princeton - USS Princeton Peacemaker Disaster - Military History
USS Princeton (1843) was the US Navy's first screw steam warship. Designed by John Ericsson and Robert Stockton, USS Princeton entered service in 1843.
http://militaryhistory.about.com/od/shipprofiles/p/Us-Navy-Uss-Princeton-1843.htm
Navy NEC 9598 Disaster Preparedness Operations and Training ...
Navy Enlisted Classification codes identify a non-rating wide skill, ... against, and recover from major accidents, natural and man made disasters; assists in the ...
http://usmilitary.about.com/od/navynecs/p/9598.htm
Navy Ships - Descriptions of the Different Types - Defense - About.com
These ships are used during wartime and for major natural disasters. The Navy employs a wide variety of ships, each with its own purpose and responsibilities.
http://defense.about.com/od/weaponry/a/Types-Of-Navy-Ships.htm
Ship deck logs- U.S. Navy; merchant ships - US Military - About.com
Deck logs from commissioned ships are the only logs sent to the Naval Historical ... Absentees; Accidents [material]; Accidents/Injuries [personnel]; Actions ...
http://usmilitary.about.com/library/milinfo/blnavydecklogs.htm
Halifax Explosion of 1917 - World War I History - Canada News
To add to the disaster, a snowstorm started the next day, and lasted for nearly ... In 1917, Halifax, Nova Scotia was the main base of the new Canadian Navy and  ...
http://canadaonline.about.com/cs/canadaww1/p/halifaxexpl.htm
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