Navy Recruiter 'King Neptune' Is Born - May 16


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King Neptune was a pig used by a United States Navy recruiter to raise $19 million in war bonds for the construction of the Iowa-class battleship Illinois between 1942 and 1946. King Neptune was born May 16, 1942.

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