The "Seabees"

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 theatres dating back to World War II. 

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Their name derives from the sound of the acronym for "Construction Battalion" (CB).

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"V-Mail" of a "Seabee"-Soldier

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Some Covers of the "Seebees"

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