USS Florida Adoption Highlights Palm Beach Navy Ball

Hessman, James D.
December 2003
Sea Power;Dec2003, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p50
Reports developments related to the U.S. Navy as of December 2003. Highlights of the annual U.S. Navy Ball of the Palm Beach Council; Presentation of the Navy League's 2003 General Holland M. Smith Award for Operational Competence to Major Thomas D. Gore; Participation of the Carson City Council in a change of command of Marine Corps.


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