TITLE

Council-Sponsored Ship Commissionings--Upholding a Centuries-Old Tradition

AUTHOR(S)
Vergun, David
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Sea Power;Oct2002, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the sponsorship of ship commissioning ceremonies by the Navy League of the United States' councils. Role of councils in the commissioning of ships in non-ship building cities; Collaboration of Navy League councils with the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard; Factors contributing to decision to commission ships in ports other than the cities in which they were built.
ACCESSION #
7501262

 

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