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Norfolk Naval Shipyard

The NORFOLK NAVAL SHIPYARD in Portsmouth, Virginia, is one of the largest shipyards in the world specializing in repairing, overhauling and modernizing ships and submarines. It's the oldest and largest industrial facility that belongs to the U.S. Navy, and it's also the most multifaceted.

Location: Portsmouth, Virginia
Veterans: 8
Latest Activity: Jan 21, 2016

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Comment by Walter Zappa on September 12, 2015 at 9:29am
Was my home port
Comment by Howard N King on November 28, 2014 at 7:40pm

Was Food Service Officer 72/74. Was a great tour. Don't know what happen to the Frontier Lounge but I sure remember having some cool ones in there. I think I could see it from the back of the galley. 

Comment by ray w fonner on August 6, 2014 at 8:05pm

i wonder what became of the frounter longe out side of base in 70s



Comment by Aubrey Love on June 8, 2014 at 11:19pm

I was home ported here from 1984 to 1988 on board the USS Spartanburg County LST 1192

Comment by Robert A. Shipton on May 30, 2013 at 5:16am

Worked here for my civilian job from November 1981 through August 2009 in the Crane Department. Transferd to NAVFAC in 2009 to work for Navy Crane Center.


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