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U.S. Navy Jan 20
Today, Acting Thomas B. Modly will name the future aircraft carrier (CVN 81) in honor of hero Ship’s Cook Third Class Doris Miller at a ceremony in Pearl Harbor, HI. Learn how his actions on Dec. 7, 1941, earned him the Navy Cross.
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The Epoch Times Jan 20
“Doris Miller stood for everything that is good about our nation, and his story deserves to be remembered” The will be naming a future after , an African American hero during , according to a news release.
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U.S. Navy Jan 21
photos of the day: names , launches and recovers aircraft, deploys and continues . ⬇️ info & download ⬇️:
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Joe Madison 7 Dec 16
TODAY-1941: Petty Officer bravely defended his ship from attack at & saved the lives of many of his fellow sailors
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Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Jan 20
Good morning from Pearl. We're excited to be a part of history.
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U.S. Navy Jan 20
The Acting made It is official today during a ceremony at . With members of the Miller family present, the future Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier (CVN 81) was named USS Doris Miller. Details:
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Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson 29 Nov 16
So proud to see son and war hero immortalized at the
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Texas State Historical Association 7 Dec 17
Today in 1941, during the on , Texas native earned the for his . When his ship, the , was attacked the mess steward went on deck & shot at the planes.
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Veterans Benefits Feb 20
Did you hear the is naming an aircraft carrier after Pearl Harbor hero ? It will be the first time an aircraft carrier has been named after an African American. Miller was also the first African American to receive the Navy Cross for valor.
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FOX 11 Los Angeles Jan 20
When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, Doris Miller carried injured sailors to safety, then ran to the deck and used an anti-aircraft machine gun -- even though he'd never been trained to operate the weapon.
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U.S. Pacific Fleet Jan 20
names future aircraft carrier during ceremony at Pearl Harbor:
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Michael Snow 6 Dec 18
Today I remember all those needlessly lost at on December 7, 1941. I remember unsung Heroes such as and I applaud the ability to forgive enemies and become friends as and have so beautifully shown us.
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Ed Martin Jan 20
This is why President Trump has called to name the next aircraft carrier after Doris Miller, great American hero. Get to know his story. Doris “Dorie” Miller - Visit Pearl Harbor
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Baylor History Tours 11 Feb 19
Doris Miller of after being presented with the Navy Cross for heroism on board USS West Virginia during the Pearl Harbor attack on Decemeber 7, 1941 on board USS Enterprise at Pearl Harbor in May 1942.
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94.5 The Beat Jan 20
YES YES YES This is well deserved!
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Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly Jan 20
My wife Robyn and I are honored to join the Miller family to continue the legacy of Doris Miller by announcing our newest Ford-class aircraft carrier: USS Doris Miller (CVN 81)
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Mike Hallatt Jan 20
Posthumously congratulations. Well deserved and long overdue. ⚓👍🇺🇸
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Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly Jan 22
Thank you for sharing the extraordinary story of Doris Miller. stood for everything that is good about our nation, and his story deserves to be remembered and repeated.
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Micah Ali 7 Dec 16
, Black cook, picked up a 50-caliber machine gun on which he'd never been trained, shot down enemy aircraft.
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Jessica Torres🦉 Aug 19
A3 Also really important to make sure Ss know abt local ...our community is proud to honor and educate abt
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