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15 Dec 1983

United States
  • Grace Hopper was promoted to the rank of commodore at the White House in Washington, DC, United States. The ceremony was oversaw by US President Ronald Reagan. ww2dbase [White House | Grace Hopper | Washington | CPC]
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Secretary of the Navy John Lehman promoting Grace Hopper to the rank of commodore, White House, Washington DC, United States, 15 Dec 1983; observed by US President Ronald Reagan

15 Dec 1983 Interactive Map

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