Turkey Day aboard Ronald Reagan
DVIDS (press release)
Wiggins added Ronald Reagan served more than 5,000 pounds of turkey, three whole pigs, 100 hams, 800 pounds of mashed potatoes with an accompanying 400 gallons of gravy, more than 500 pies and a Thanksgiving-themed 175-pound cake for dessert.
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