Cmdr. Tom Shultz

The USS Michael Murphy (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Newest Navy Destroyer Pays Tribute To SEAL From Long Island

The USS Michael Murphy, a 510-foot destroyer, is being commissioned this weekend in New York City for a Long Island native and Navy lieutenant who became the first American awarded the Medal of Honor during the Afghanistan War when he was killed along with two fellow SEALs during an ambush in 2005.