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Destroyer John Finn (DDG 113) Successfully Completes Acceptance Trial

Arleigh Burke-class destroyers are capable, multi-mission ships and can conduct a variety of operations, from peacetime presence and crisis management to sea control and power projection, all in support of the United States’ military strategy. The guided missile destroyers are capable of simultaneously fighting air, surface and subsurface battles. The ship contains myriad offensive and defensive weapons designed to support maritime defense needs well into the 21st century.

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Veterans Day tribute at Veterans Memorial Monument

Moss Point Mayor and veteran Billy Broomfield reads a prayer for veterans during the Jackson County Veterans Day ceremony at the Moss Point Veterans Memorial Monument on Friday.
John Fitzhugh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com
Veterans Day tribute at Veterans Memorial Monument 1:14

Veterans Day tribute at Veterans Memorial Monument

Destroyer John Finn (DDG 113) Successfully Completes Acceptance Trial 1:43

Destroyer John Finn (DDG 113) Successfully Completes Acceptance Trial

Children's choir performs at Veterans Day ceremony 2:06

Children's choir performs at Veterans Day ceremony

Mabus credits America's shipbuilders for a better Navy 0:59

Mabus credits America's shipbuilders for a better Navy