Back When Browning Joined the US Navy.
Celebrating October 13, 1775.
Copyright Browning 2016. Photos shown are in the public domain or used with permission. Article written by Browning staff writer, Scott Engen.
Other Sources: Original 1879 Navy Seal -- Benson John Lossing, ed. Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (vol. 2) (New York, NY: Harper and Brothers, 1912)