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Caption: 150701-N-TH437-002 Harrisburg Pa. (July 1, 2015) -- Retired Rear Adm. Samuel Cox, director of the Naval History and Heritage Command, speaks during a ceremony in which the Mayor of Harrisburg, Pa., formally returned artifacts and timber recovered from Revolutionary War-era schooner Royal Savage to the Navy, July 1. Royal Savage served in the American Lake Champlain Squadron under Benedict Arnold during the American Revolution. Now in the possession of the U.S. Navy, the Naval History and Heritage Command will preserve and study the artifacts with the intent for future exhibition. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Lockwood/Released)
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