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Warships -- United States -- Photographs

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Photograph of the USS George Philip, circa 1980-2003

 Series — Box 05683
Identifier: ACC 96-050:
Scope and Contents Consists of one color photograph (8"x10") of the USS George Philip. This naval ship was named after Commander George Philip, Jr., who was born in Ft. Pierre, South Dakota and died during the battle for Okinawa during World War II. He was awarded the Navy Cross posthumously.The USS George Philip was the sixth ship of the Oliver Hazard Perry class of guided-missile frigates. It was launched in December 1978 and commissioned in 1980. In 2003 it was decommissioned and later...
Dates: circa 1980-2003