Originally Posted by Saquist
I've seen some Navy Guys actively campaigning against the the political naming trend through private sites. Who want to see ships named fore their significant engagements that defined and honored those that sacrificed their lives for the country. They say it's the best way to honor them all without individual names. I think I agree. I think ships like the USS Laffey should be moved on.
Kind of like the USS President and USS Congress back in the day. Not named for an individual but for the office.