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Pequot Lakes graduate retires from Navy


Pat McLean, formerly of Pequot Lakes, recently retired as command master chief of the U.S. Navy’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group Two.

Currently of Virginia Beach, Va., McLean graduated from Pequot Lakes High School in 1985. He retired from the Navy after 27 years of service.

His retirement ceremony was held in Virginia Beach.

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