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Navy to Christen Submarine North Dakota

The Navy will christen its newest attack submarine North Dakota, Saturday, Nov. 2, during an 11 a.m. EDT ceremony at a General Dynamics Electric Boat shipyard in Groton, Conn. Vice Adm. Michael Connor, commander, Submarine Forces, will deliver the ceremony's principal address. Katie Fowler, wife of retired Vice Adm. Jeff Fowler, will serve as the ship's sponsor, break a champagne bottle against a plate welded to the hull, and officially christen the ship North Dakota. The North Dakota, designated SSN 784, honors the state’s citizens and veterans as well as their military support from the Frontier Wars through the Cold War and the Global War on Terrorism. Seventeen North Dakotans have been awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in combat. “The work of the more than a thousand shipyard craftsmen and engineers who built this boat has helped make the fleet stronger and our nat...

Full article: http://www.defense.gov/releases/release.aspx?releaseid=16345

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