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Mare Island Museum Newsletter – September 2017

As our secretary/treasurer works at Touro University, California, we wanted to share with you the latest newsletter from the Mare Island Museum.

Attached is the September 2017 issue of Farragut’s Press, the newsletter of the Mare Island Museum.  In this issue you can read about the role of women in the Navy and how it has changed; two new books, on on the Mare Island Cememtery and the other on a more lively place, lower Georgia Street; and a second look at the tragedies of the Thresher and Scorpion  which were featured in the last newslteer

You can access all back issues of Farragut’s Press at http://www.issuu.com/mareislandnavalshipyard. Please send any comments or suggestions for future articles to mihp46@att.net. All are appreciated.

If you like reading the newsletter, please consider supporting the museum by becoming a member.  Information and an application may be found on the last page of this newsletter.


Attachment: farraguts-press-issue-27v3.pdf