20 august 2019

Pearl Harbor destroyer USS Michael Murphy returns after adventurous 92 days at sea


(HONOLULU) Tribune News Service) — 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, [...]