March 5, 1942-The Seabee's name and insignia were officially recognized.

 

The Seabees are the Construction Battalions of the United States Navy. The Seabees have a history of building bases, bulldozing and paving thousands of miles of roadway and airstrips, and accomplishing myriad other construction projects in a wide variety of military theaters dating back to World War II. Their name derives from the sound of the acronym for "Construction Battalion" (CB).

 

 

 

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