The War Of 1812: When ‘Old Ironsides’ Earned Her Nickname
We visit the USS Consitution in the Charlestown Navy Yard to hear how America’s oldest commissioned naval vessel earned her nickname, “Old Ironsides.”
- Margherita Desy, historian, Naval History and Heritage Command
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