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August 1, 2014

Ship ‘docks’ temporarily at Fort Huachuca

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Scott Vasey

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The fully restored 36-foot replica of the USS Arizona battleship ‘docks’ at the Fort Huachuca Main Exchange last weekend as part of the 119th anniversary celebration of the Post Exchange System. Wanda and Perry Sartain, former military veterans, rescued the decaying model and spearheaded its restoration as an educational tool to honor and respect veterans for their sacrifices to give Americans the freedoms we enjoy. For information about the USS Arizona battleship model, call 602.757.8209.




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