USS New York Returns To NYC For Veterans Week"USS New York's motto, 'Strength forged through sacrifice. Never Forget,' says everything about why we are coming to honor the sacrifice of our nation's heroes -- we couldn't be more proud," Capt. Jon C. Kreitz said.
USS New York To Hold Special 9/11 Memorial Ceremony The ship was built with steel salvaged from the World Trade Center and named in honor of the attacks on September 11, 2001.
USS New York Adopted By 9/11 Families At Ceremony In Staten IslandThe USS New York - which includes 7.5 tons of World Trade Center Steel its hull - was adopted by September 11 families in a special ceremony in Staten Island.
Young Marine Killed Crossing NYC Street During Fleet WeekA 22-year-old Marine visiting Manhattan for the first time was struck and killed by a car while crossing 12th Avenue.