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BOSTON (Nov. 3, 2007) -- Sailors man the rails aboard guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102) during the ship's commissioning ceremony. Sampson is the fourth ship named for Rear Adm. William T. Sampson, a naval hero during the Spanish-American War. The three previous ships, all destroyers named in honor of Sampson, were also commissioned in Boston. U.S. Navy photo by Cmdr. Jane Campbell (RELEASED)

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Photo description

Photo Date
November 3, 2007
Cmdr. Jane Campbell
Caption Writer
MC1 Brandan Schulze
Copyright Status
Public domain / free use
Service Branch
US Navy
Primary Equipment
DDG 102
Other Visible Equipment
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Plane Number
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Tail Code
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