Machiko “Mama-san” Hamamoto, 82, now has something in common with Medal of Honor recipient Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye, actor Chuck Norris, and 72 politicians, doctors, judges, celebrities and terminally ill youth.
The USS Somerset (LPD-25) is a San Antonio-class amphibious transport ship of the United States Navy. Apart from the U.S. Marines the armament consists of two 30 mm Bushmaster II cannons, for surface threat defense and two Rolling Airframe Missile launchers.
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1. In Stalingrad during World War 2, the average life expectancy of a Soviet soldier was 24 hours. 2. Kurt Lee, the first Chinese-American US Marine Corps officer, yelled out orders in Mandarin Chinese to confuse opposing Chinese troops during the Battle of Inchon in the Korean War.