Navy to name aircraft carrier for Pearl Harbor hero Doris Miller | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED

Navy to name aircraft carrier for Pearl Harbor hero Doris Miller

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, at Pearl Harbor, the Navy is expected to announce that a $12.5 billion aircraft carrier will be named after Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller, the first African American to receive the Navy Cross for valor for his actions on Dec. 7, 1941, when he manned a machine gun on the USS West Virginia to fire back at attacking Japanese planes.

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