Category Archives: USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships

Captain Thomas Dearborn, who commanded USS Somerset, reflects on his military career

U.S. Naval Captain Thomas Dearborn retired on October 1, 2017 after serving nearly 30 years and captaining three ships, including the September 11th ship the USS Somerset, writes Jordan Houdeshell in Mainecampus.com. An immigrant from Korea, who came to the United States as a child, Captain Dearborn said, “Not many folks have the opportunity to command one […]

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U.S. Marines participate in Combined Composite Unit Training Exercise aboard USS New York

The Defense Video Industry Distribution System printed a photo by Cpl. Jered Stone of U.S. Marines with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 162 (REIN), 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), performing pre-flight inspections on an RQ-21 Blackjack unmanned aircraft system during Combined Composite Unit Training Exercise (COMPTUEX) aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York […]

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USS New York honors 9/11 heroes while preparing for disaster relief efforts

Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Shamira Purifoy, Navy Public Affairs Support Element East reports from somewhere in the Atlantic about the crew of the USS New York marking the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 9/11 aboard the ship that bears 7 tons of World Trade Center steel in her bow. The USS New […]

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