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The Battleship NORTH CAROLINA received a NC CARES: Humanities Relief Grant from the North Carolina Humanities Council, www.nchumanities.org.

Funding for NC CARES has been provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan.

Sailing Through Time Aboard Ships Named NORTH CAROLINA
Saturday, April 17, 2-5 p.m. EDT

LCDR Mike Bowers, USN (Ret.)

LCDR Mike Bowers, USN, Retired

Gracing the seas from 1824 to today, ships named NORTH CAROLINA have a long naval history.  Join LCDR Mike Bowers, USN, Retired, as he gives insights to our Legacy Ships: Ship of the Line NORTH CAROLINA, CSS NORTH CAROLINA, Armored Cruiser NORTH CAROLINA (ACR-12), and USS NORTH CAROLINA SSN-777. Our program examines ship design, navigation, ordnance, and mission. Free program but online registration is required as there is limited space on our ZOOM platform.

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Thanks for attending our Meet the Showboat series this year:

Meet the Showboat: A Brief History with RDML Ron Henderson, USN, Retired

City at Sea: Life Aboard with RDML Ron Henderson, USN, Retired

Engineered for Victory: Design and Technology with Lt Col John Munn, USMC, Retired

The Few, The Proud: BB55 Marine Detachment with Lt Col John Munn, USMC, Retired

Fire Control: The Mechanical Brains Behind the Guns with Alex Dydula

Fire Control: The Human Element with CDR Charles Gore, USN, Retired