MARINETTE - Everyone cheered as the new USS Milwaukee hit the water, but none more so than the Marinette Marine workers who attended the ship launch to see the culmination of months of their hard work.
The USS Milwaukee was launched from the Marinette Marine shipyard earlier today after statements from Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition Sean Stackley. Sponsor Sylvia M. Panetta christened the ship prior to its launch.
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