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October 13, 1987

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY.com in 1987, in San Diego, CA, the US Navy use dolphins as a military aid for the first time. The dolphins, Steve and Larry, where used to detect underwater mines and swimmers and report back … Continue reading

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July 16th, 1862

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY.com in 1862 David G. Farragut became the first rear admiral in the U.S. Navy. It doesn’t mean what you think it means.

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