Listen To A Heartfelt Message From The Mother Of Lt. Michael Murphy Aboard The US Navy's Newest Ship Named After Her Son

This weekend, the US Navy will officially commissioned its newest destroyer warship, the USS Michael Murphy.

The ceremony is taking place in New York at Pier 88 and earlier this week we had the chance to go aboard and check it out.

While we were on board we got to speak with Maureen Murphy, Lt. Michael Murphy’s mother, and she told us about the special honour it is to have the shipped named after her son and how impressed she is by the crew.

Watch below for more:

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