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Destroyer to bear name of Kaneohe WWII hero

  • COURTESY U.S. NAVY

    “The Warriors of Kaneohe,” by Jim Laurier, shows John Finn, an aviation ordnanceman chief petty officer, firing at attacking Japanese planes on Dec. 7, 1941.

A $2 billion destroyer named after Dec. 7, 1941, hero Chief John Finn will be commissioned July 15 at Pearl Harbor but will be based in San Diego, the Navy said Tuesday. Read more

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