Cuban Missile Crisis

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Y/M/D Description Place
1962/10/16 President John F Kennedy views aerial reconnaissance photographs of Soviet nuclear missiles and launch sites under construction in Cuba
1962/10/22 President Kennedy announces that the US is establishing a "strict quarantine of all offensive military equipment under shipment to Cuba"
1962/10/26 USS JOSEPH P KENNEDY JR stops and inspects the Greek freighter Marucla for missile components USS JOSEPH P KENNEDY JR (DD-850), Battleship Cove
1962/10/28 USS BARRY, well east of the Quarantine line, tracks Soviet Submarine C-19. USS BARRY (DD-933), Washington Navy Yard

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Historic Era: Cold War
Cultural Affiliation: Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

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