Ellen Roughead christens Minnesota (SSN 783)

Mar 20, 2017

Ellen Roughead christens Minnesota (SSN 783)
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Ship's Sponsor Ellen Roughead performs the traditional honor of breaking a bottle of American sparkling wine across the hull of the submarine Minnesota (SSN 783). Also pictured (left to right) are Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin and Cmdr. John Fancher, the ship's prospective commanding officer.