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Stephen Decatur

Stephen Decatur, Jr. (January 5, 1779 – March 22, 1820) was a United States naval officer notable for his many naval victories in the early 19th century.

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    Our country! In her intercourse with foreign nations, may she always be in the right; but our country, right or wrong.
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