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Tuesday, January 13, 2004

Worden Sword Returned to USNA 

A hero's treasure comes home at last
Found: Decades after the theft, the FBI returns to the Naval Academy a gilded sword presented to the captain of the Monitor.
Baltimore Sun, January 13, 2004 Read the Article...

FBI to divulge mystery of sword stolen from Naval Academy in 1931
1860s relic to be returned to Annapolis today.
Baltimore Sun, January 12, 2004 Read the Article...

[Via USNA_Tridens]