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SS Great Britain starts maiden voyage

On 26 July 1845 former passenger steamship SS Great Britain started her maiden voyage from Liverpool to New York

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USS Joseph P. Kennedry Jr. - DD-850 launched

On 26 July 1945 Gearing-class destroyer USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (DD-850) was launched at Bethlehem Steel Company's Fore River Shipyard at Quincy, Massachusetts. She was sponsored by Miss Jean Kennedy Smith, sister of Lieutenant Joseph P. Kennedy Jr.
USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr DD 850 at Battleship Cove, Fall

River, MA

 

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Hoga (YT-146) laid down

On 25 July 1940 Woban-class district harbor tug Hoga (YT-146) was laid down at Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp., Morris Heights, NY

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USS Hornet CV-12 struck

On 25 July 1989 Essex class aircraft carrier USS Hornet CV-12 was struck from the Naval Vessel Register

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Angara launched

On 25 July 1900, Russian icebreaker Angara was launched in Lake Baikal.

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