USN Ship Naming Report

July 20, 2012 9:24 AM - Updated: February 6, 2013 9:24 AM

After the Department of the Navy sparked controversy for naming ships after Representative Gabrielle Giffords and labor leader Cesar Chavez Congress required the Department of Defense to create a report on U.S. Navy ship naming conventions.
Here’s is the report, which was released on July, 13 2012.

Sam LaGrone

Sam LaGrone

Sam LaGrone is the editor of USNI News. He has covered legislation, acquisition and operations for the Sea Services since 2009 and spent time underway with the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and the Canadian Navy.
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