21 august 2019

Pearl Harbor Destroyer USS Michael Murphy Returns After 92 Days at Sea


It was an eventful 92 days at sea for the destroyer USS Michael Murphy, which returned Monday to Pearl Harbor and waiting family members. The warship -- named after a Hawaii-based Navy SEAL who posthumously received the Medal of Honor for his courage in Afghanistan -- deployed May 20 to Chile with a crew of about 350. The Michael Murphy participated in UNITAS -- the longest-running multinational maritime exercise, first conducted in 1960 -- with 11 other nations, as well as Teamwork South, a [...]