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Fall for the Book at GMU: John Barry – Naval Hero
September 27, 2012 @ 6:00 pm
Tim McGrath has written the definitive biography about the life of Commodore John Barry. A hero of the Revolutionary War, Barry is regarded as one of the founders of the United States Navy. Several US Navy destroyers have been named for him, to include an Arleigh Burke Class destroyer and the former destroyer on display at the Washington Navy Yard.
For more information about this event as well as about this year’s Fall for the Book Festival, please click on the following link: www.fallforthebook.org.
For more information about the Naval Order of the United States please visit: www.navalorder.org.