Navy Ship Names: Background for Congress

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This report discusses the Navy's ship naming practices and the process of choosing new ship names. Methods of Congress expressing support for a name and recent legislation recommending the name "Los Alamos" for the Navy's next nuclear submarine are also included.

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O'Rourke, Ronald October 27, 2017.

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This report discusses the Navy's ship naming practices and the process of choosing new ship names. Methods of Congress expressing support for a name and recent legislation recommending the name "Los Alamos" for the Navy's next nuclear submarine are also included.

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O'Rourke, Ronald. Navy Ship Names: Background for Congress, report, October 27, 2017; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1043298/: accessed October 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.