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The Stage Door June 2024

The Stage Door June 2024

Manager’s Message Greetings from the USS Orleck (DD 886) museum in Jacksonville, Florida. With all the restoration projects and events hosted onboard, we were unable to publish our monthly newsletter since November 2023. In this December 2023 to May 2024 USS Orleck...

Museum Ships On The Air Weekend 2024

Museum Ships On The Air Weekend 2024

Join us for Museum Ships On The Air Weekendhosted on the USS Orleck June 1-2, 2024 We are honored to join other museum ships located around the world and amateur radio operators participating in the 2024 Museum Ships on the Air Weekend. This is our second year...

USS Orleck: A Naval Legacy Anchored in Jacksonville, Florida

USS Orleck: A Naval Legacy Anchored in Jacksonville, Florida

Nestled along the banks of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida, the USS Orleck stands as a testament to naval history and the brave men and women who served aboard this formidable vessel. With a rich legacy that spans decades, the USS Orleck has become a...

SSTEAM-H Wed 28 Feb and Sat 02 Mar

SSTEAM-H Wed 28 Feb and Sat 02 Mar

History: Thucydides on Strategy Take a systematic look at what makes Thucydides perhaps history’s first great strategist. In his analysis of the Peloponnesian War, he examines the political origins of the war, the Spartan and Athenian leadership, and the social and...

SSTEAM-H Wed 21 Feb and Sat 24 Feb

SSTEAM-H Wed 21 Feb and Sat 24 Feb

History:  Military Blunders-Gallipoli - Churchill dooms Allied assault 1915 With World War I bogged down in trench warfare, Britain attempted to break the stalemate - which had tragic results in the Gallipoli campaign, an infamous episode of military incompetence. See...

SSTEAM-H Wed 14 Feb and Sat 17 Feb

SSTEAM-H Wed 14 Feb and Sat 17 Feb

History: Sun Tzu-Art of War Sun Tzu’s writing is wildly popular in today’s world. This lecture lays out the historical context for “Master Sun’s Military Methods” and provides an overview of Sun Tzu’s strategy for war: (1) Be efficient, (2) avoid protracted wars, and...

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