USS Indianapolis Crew Awarded Congressional Gold Medal on 75th Anniversary of Sinking

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Years to the day of the worst at sea disaster in US naval history. The crew of the USS Indianapolis received their congressional gold medal in a virtual ceremony this morning. The ceremony had several speakers, including the Honorable Kenneth Braithwaite. Was the secretary of the Navy from Pearl Harbor to the final days of World War two. You and your shipmates as part of our greatest generation completed mission after mission, taking the fight to the enemy and changing the course of history. Eight survivors of the USS Indianapolis remain today You can listen to

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