• US Navy May 19, 2022 2:26 pm

    Navy Ship to Be Named for Filipino Sailor Telesforo Trinidad

    U.S. Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro announced Thursday that a future destroyer will be named the USS Telesforo Trinidad in honor of a Filipino sailor who rescued two crew members when their ship caught fire more than a century ago. The news cheered Asian Americans and others who had lobbied for the honor. They said naming a ship...

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