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LATE NOVEMBER ON THE BOSTON

1943:  After transiting the Panama Canal on Tuesday, Nov. 23, the Boston anchored at Balboa Harbor. The men were given afternoon liberty in Balboa City. They departed Balboa and headed north on the 24th. The men feasted on Thanksgiving Day … Continue reading

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November Aboard the USS Boston

ABOARD THE BOSTON –  NOVEMBER 1943 After returning to the city of Boston from a month-long Caribbean shakedown cruise, the Boston crewmembers continued final preparations before leaving for the Pacific through the first half of the month. On Nov 14, … Continue reading

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