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Barry Gordon Burnett

...Gordon and Helen Burnett. He attended Juneau schools and lived in Juneau for much of his life.Barry joined the United States Navy and served in the Medical Corp. After his discharge he worked various jobs in the community including volunteer...
Accumulated Fragments: Histories entwined: A ship, her origins and her adventures

...JamestownOn Dec. 12, 1844 the first USS Jamestown (a sloop of war), named for the colony, was commissioned by The United States Navy in Gosport Navy Yard, Virginia. Initially, she became the flagship of Commodore Charles Skinner in command of...
NPR-A: Misguided federal policy

...devoted over 20 million acres of the Territory of Alaska to a worthy national purpose, secure energy supplies for the United States Navy. Secure domestic petroleum sources are every bit as important to our country today, if not more so.In 1976, the...
Hundreds attend Stone's funeral

...also remembered by his son Brandon, who was seriously injured last spring while serving in Afghanistan with the United States Navy."My dad would have been very humbled to see today's turnout," said Brandon Stone, who described his father...
Lawmakers pleased with trip to D.C.

...presentations by federal officials, company executives, energy researchers, and others, including a rear admiral in the United States Navy and Kazakhstan's ambassador to the U.S., according to a meeting agenda."I think that the presentations were...
U.S.S. Juneau enthusiasts dream big for memorial

...of Guadalcanal, the largest of the steamy, tropical Solomon Islands.Five brothers named Sullivan were aboard, United States Navy sailors from Waterloo, Iowa, who had enlisted earlier that year to fight in the Second World War. The ship was...
Crumrine, Ward to wed

...Pier, Mich. and John Ward of White House, Ohio. He graduated from De Kalb High School and is a member of the United States Navy. The couple will continue to make their home in Bellingham.
Upcoming exhibit to honor USS Juneau

...10 survived. The artifacts will be presented at 10:30 a.m. After that, guest speaker Miguel Vasquez of the United States Navy will present information about the U.S.S. Juneau at 11:00 a.m.Bryan Crowder, a student in the Perseverance...
USS Juneau letters arrive at City Museum

...into a love story."The first letter is dated Feb. 5, 1942, just weeks after Meeker reported for duty with the United States Navy. The last letter is dated Nov. 6, 1942 - one week before Meeker's ship, the Juneau, was struck by two Japanese...
Juneau to mark 70th anniversary of ship sinking

...Sullivans." The story follows the lives of the five Sullivan brothers and what led to their serving together in the United States Navy aboard the U.S.S. Juneau.Showtime Wednesday is 7 p.m. Saturday's showing will be a 2 p.m. matinee...


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