I am trying to inquire about care packages for Sailors onboard the ship as we will be deployed for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Thank You.
~~ Chaplain Jonathan [ ], USS Farragut (DDG 99)
Commissioned on 10 June 2006, USS FARRAGUT is named in honor of the US Navy's first Admiral, David Glasgow Farragut, and is the 5th ship to bear his name. FARRAGUT is an Arleigh Burke Class Guided Missile Destroyer fitted with the latest technology to fulfill any offensive or defensive tasking. One of the most capable ships ever put to sea, her crew is well-trained and "Prepared for Battle!"
By Katie Lange
Seventy-five years after a U.S. Navy submarine sank in the Pacific Ocean during World War II, the family members of its 80 lost sailors are finally getting closure as to where their loved ones rest.
Stories of sunken ships have fascinated the world for centuries, including the story of the USS Grayback. It was one of 52 U.S. submarines reported missing during the great conflict. Six have been found in the decades since, and now the Grayback can be added to the list of subs whose demise is no longer a mystery.Read more ...