• Creator
  • Department of Defense. Department of the Navy. Naval Imaging Command. 1988-ca. 1993; Department of Defense. Defense Audiovisual Agency. 6/21/1979-9/30/1985; Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 1997-10-18
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: CHRISTENING PRINCIPALS. Participating in the christening of the Military Sealift Command (MSC) strategic heavy lift ship USNS FISHER (T-ARK 301) are Left to Right: US Representative Bob Livingston, First Congressional District, Louisiana; Admiral Jay L. Johnson, Chief of Naval Operations; De. Sunnie Kenowsky-Irving, ships sponsor; Mrs. Elizabeth M. Fisher, namesak... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: CHRISTENING PRINCIPALS. Participating in the christening of the Military Sealift Command (MSC) strategic heavy lift ship USNS FISHER (T-ARK 301) are Left to Right: US Representative Bob Livingston, First Congressional District, Louisiana; Admiral Jay L. Johnson, Chief of Naval Operations; De. Sunnie Kenowsky-Irving, ships sponsor; Mrs. Elizabeth M. Fisher, namesake; Rear Admiral David P. Sargent Jr., Navy Littoral Warfare and Auxiliary Ships, Naval Sea Systems Command; Elvia Ann Mata, flower girl; Mr. Zachary Fisher, namesake; US Representative C. W. Bill Young, Tenth Congressional District, Florida; US Representative William Jefferson, Second Congressional District, Louisiana; Vice Admiral James B. Perkins III, Commander Military Sealift Command; Captain W. David Whiddon, Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and repair, New Orleans; Major General Charles C. Cannon Jr., US Army Assistant Deputy of Staff for Logistics; Mr. Raymond Lisiewski, Program Manager, Strategic Sealift Program; Mr. Joseph Irving, husband of sponsor; Mr. A. L. Bossier Jr., Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Avondale Industries, Inc. Shipyard Division. Base: Avondale State: Louisiana (LA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Ricky Kellum, Civilian, USN Release Status: Released to Public. less
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted