Hamilton (WMSL 753) Christening

Aug 28, 2014

Hamilton (WMSL 753) Christening
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Linda Kapral Papp, the ship's sponsor for the National Security Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753), breaks the ceremonial bottle across the bow of the ship on Oct. 26 at Ingalls Shipbuilding. Also pictured are (left to right) U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Douglas Fears, the ship’s prospective commanding officer; Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr., commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard; and Ingalls Shipbuilding President Irwin F. Edenzon. Photo by Steve Blount