USS Port Royal (CG 73)

Contributed by Else Martin
1994 – Ingalls, 5 delivered total 317 vessels delivered to date.
Jan 31 – USS Port Royal (CG 73) Aegis Guided Missile Cruiser, U. S. Navy

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July 9th, 1994 – USS Port Royal (CG 73) is commissioned at Savannah, Ga. The guided-missile cruiser is the 27th and last ship of the Ticonderoga-class cruisers.Named after American Revolutionary and Civil War battles at Port Royal Sound, S.C., the ship is homeported at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
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