From the Navy News Service
schooner Porpoise captures four pirate ships off U.S. . Cuba
1944 - 7th Fleet lands more than 60,000 Army troops on
, while Japanese aircraft attack. Leyte, Philippines
1952 - Task Force 77 establishes Electronic Counter Measures (ECM) Hunter/Killer Teams of two ECM-equipped aircraft and an armed escort of four Skyraiders and four Corsairs.
1967 - Operation Coronado VII began in Mekong Delta,
1983 - Due to political strife, USS Independence (CV 62) is ordered to