USS Cooperstown joins fleet at Naval Station Mayport

Published on November 21, 2022 at 11:19 am

Another ship has joined the fleet at Naval Station Mayport.

The pre-commissioned USS Cooperstown arrived Sunday morning ahead of possibly deploying early next year.

Jacksonville Today thanks our sponsors. Become one.

The 98 sailors on board spent the last three months in Marinette, Wisconsin preparing to be commissioned, which included building, training and certifying the crew.

Read the rest of this story at News4Jax, a Jacksonville Today news partner.

author image Aaron Farrar joins News4Jax as a weekend morning reporter, after working a year at WFXR in Roanoke, Virginia, as a morning news reporter and primary fill-in anchor. Before that, he spent two years as a multimedia journalist at WTVC in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.