30th Annual Muster at the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum

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Real Estate Agent with Team Victorious at Keller Williams Realty SL3273309

Navy SEAL Museum, Fort Pierce, FloridaOn Friday, November 6th, the 30th Annual Navy SEAL Muster will kick off a weekend of activities.  From demonstrations to a 5k on the beach to special guests speakers.

2015 Navy SEAL Museum MusterOn 6 June 1943, the Naval Combat Demolition Unit (NCDU) training school was established at Ft. Pierce, Florida and organized by LCDR Draper Kauffman. He assembled volunteers from the Bomb and Mine Disposal School, Washington, DC (which he organized), and the Civil Engineering Corps and Naval Construction Corps (Seabees) School at Camp Peary near Williamsburg, Virginia to fill the first training classes. 

Before the base was closed in 1946, some 140,000 men, 3,500 of whom were NCDUs, had seen some sort of training here. After the base was closed, the area returned to normal. With the rapid post World War II growth, there were no signs or anything else to let the tourists and new settlers know that Fort Pierce was once the site of a vital naval base during World War II.

Learn more about our area's contribution to the evolution of today's Navy SEALs.  Visit during the Muster or anytime!  Visit their website: www.navysealmuseum.org

The Navy SEAL Museum is located at 3300 N. Highway A1A, North Hutchinson Island in Fort Pierce, Florida.

If you or someone you know are looking to sell, buy or invest, call Team Victorious today at 772.237.1655 or 772.237.1718.  Use my site to search homes in the area by logging onto www.odalyre.com.

 

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Complete Home Inspections, Inc. - Brentwood, TN
Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029

 Good Saturday morning Odaly. I did not know that this museum even existed. Thank you for the post

Oct 16, 2015 07:18 PM