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Navy Lays Keel of USS Harvey C. Barnum, Jr. Destroyer; Capt. Seth Miller Quoted

USS Harvey C. Barnum

The U.S. Navy has laid the keel of a future guided-missile destroyer in Maine, signifying the start of the ship's construction. Marty Fish, a welder at BIW, helped Barnum sign the keel plate, which now also features the initials of Hill as the ship sponsor. BIW also produces the Carl M. Levin, Louis H. Wilson Jr., Patrick Gallagher and John Basilone destroyers.

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