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Monday, November 19, 2012

BACK WOOD'S BOOT CAMP

Shortly after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the 'light-bulb' lit up in the US Navy....the three recruit training stations - Newport, Rhode Island; Great Lakes, Illinois; and San Diego, California - were really stuffed to the breaking point.

Well it was decided that four new training stations, two in the east and two in the west.
This article is about one of those stations in the west located at the end of Lake Pend Oreille in the panhandle of Idaho.  It would be called the Farragut Naval training station.  So here is the story on how that site was made into a training base.

Hope you find it interesting

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