John Paul Jones

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American naval commander in the American Revolution (1747-1792)


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Later he was given another ship, an old French merchant ship, which he rebuilt and named Bon Homme Richard [Poor Richard], to honor Benjamin Franklin.
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Bon Homme Richard (CV-31) and accompanied her on her shakedown cruise and maiden voyage from the Brooklyn Naval Shipyard to the Caribbean, through the Panama Canal, and on to Pearl Harbor, the Philippines, and the Pacific theater of naval operations.
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The crew of USS Bon Homme Richard (CV 31) enjoy the swimfest.
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