Great Lakes Naval Training Station, Illinois (Images of America Series)by Therese Gonzalez
Great Lakes Naval Training Station was authorized as a “training ship on land” in 1904. The base opened on July 1, 1911, and the first class of 300 U.S. sailors graduated four months later in a grand ceremony attended by Pres. William H. Taft as guest of honor. It has since sent to the fleet over four million sailors, serving the nation through all the
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Great history of a significant military center.