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Knute Swenson, grandson of U.S. Navy Capt. Lyman K. Swenson, commanding officer of the USS Juneau on which Waterloo's five Sullivan brothers and nearly 700 shipmates including Capt Swenson were killed during World War II, is recognized and applauded during Kelly Sullilvan speech on board the USS The Sullivans in Staten Island, N.Y. Thursday, commemorating the 75 anniversary of the Juneau's sinking and the brothers' deaths.