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NAVFAC’s Seabee Online Wins First Place in DoD-wide Thomas Jefferson Media Competition

WASHINGTON (April 29, 2016) – Naval Facilities Engineering Command’s (NAVFAC) SEABEE Online won first place for “Best Digital Publication” in the 2015 Thomas Jefferson (TJ) competition, an honor awarded for the best communications products across all military services in the Department of Defense (DoD). It marks the first time that the online magazine has claimed the top spot for the entire …

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Farewell Fearless 74

Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 74 was decommissioned on July 25 at Naval Construction Battalion Center (NCBC) Gulfport, Miss. Originally commissioned April 28, 1943, NMCB 74 was deactivated Oct. 31, 1945, and then recommissioned Dec. 6, 1966. Seabees from all eras attended “Fearless 74’s” decommissioning ceremony. “I would bet this isn’t the end of NMCB 74,” said Rear Adm. Kate Gregory, Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering …

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