75 years ago Two hundred and sixty midshipmen received...


June 16, 1996|By Robert M. Pennington from the archives of the Ann Arrundell County Historical Society.

75 years ago Two hundred and sixty midshipmen received their graduation diplomas from President Warren Harding at commercial exercises in Annapolis today. The graduates comprise the second section of the 1921 class. The first section graduated a year in advance of the regular time. -- The Sun, June 2, 1921.

Arrangements for a 36-piece band from Camp Meade to play in public parks as a recruiting device for a civilian training camp to be held at Camp Meade in August have been made by the Military Training Camps Association. -- The Sun, June 25, 1921.

Pub Date: 6/16/96

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