USA: Virginia-Class Attack Submarine Offers Condolences to People of Missouri

first_img View post tag: Offers View post tag: attack Back to overview,Home naval-today USA: Virginia-Class Attack Submarine Offers Condolences to People of Missouri View post tag: Condolences USA: Virginia-Class Attack Submarine Offers Condolences to People of Missouri View post tag: Missouri View post tag: submarine May 26, 2011 View post tag: Naval Share this article View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Virginia-Class Training & Education In a sign of solidarity, the commanding officer and crew aboard Virginia-class attack submarine USS Missouri (SSN 780) sent their prayers and condolences to the people of Missouri following a tornado that ripped through the city of Joplin, Mo., May 22.“The officers and crew of USS Missouri extend their support and condolences to the people of Missouri in response to the tornado devastation in Joplin,” said Cmdr. Timothy Rexrode, Missouri’s commanding officer, who leads a crew of 134 officers and enlisted personnel. “The people of Missouri are tremendous supporters of the ship and the U.S. military. In this time of crisis we extend our thoughts and prayers.”Missouri is the fifth Navy ship to be named in honor of the people of the “Show Me State.”[mappress]Source: navy, May 26, 2011 View post tag: usa View post tag: people View post tag: Navylast_img read more