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Sailors man the rails aboard the Navy�s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) during her commissioning ceremony.

Sailors man the rails aboard the Navy�s newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) during her commissioning ceremony.

 
 
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Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Sep. 18, 2004) Sailors man the rails aboard the Navys newest Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) during her commissioning ceremony. The ship is named in honor of Rear Adm. Gordon Paie'a Chung-Hoon, who was born and raised in Hawaii and awarded the Navy Cross and Silver Star for gallantry as commanding officer of USS Sigsbee during the Battle of Okinawa. Chung-Hoon was also assigned to USS Arizona during the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor. U.S. Navy photo by Journalist Seaman Ryan C. McGinley File# 040918-N-3019M-004

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18/09/2004 - 18/09/2004
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Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
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U.S. NAVY
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