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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

The first U.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ship, Freedom (LCS 1), the inaugural ship in an entirely new class of U.S. Navy surface warships, is seen conducting a speed run during Builders Trials. (Courtesy: Lockheed Martin /Released)

City To Hold Naming Ceremony For U.S. Navy Ship “USS Detroit”

U.S. Sen. Carl Levin will join U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing on Monday for a naming ceremony for the sixth Navy ship to bear the name USS Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011

The USS Arctic and USS Detroit steam side-by-side as they prepare to conduct a Replenishment-at-Sea operation. (Photo by Lance H. Mayhew Jr./US Navy/Getty Images)

US Navy Names Warship In Detroit’s Honor

Congratulations, Detroit! The U.S. Navy has decided to name a ship in the city’s honor.

03/19/2011

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