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Host a USS Ralph Johnson crew member for a holiday meal

Local families encouraged to host a homesick crew member or two for a meal during the holiday season as part of the city's commitment to the USS Ralph Johnson.


Last updated 11/15/2019 at 3:39pm

Photo courtesy of the City of Mill Creek

The USS Ralph Johnson is stationed at Naval Station Everett.

Mill Creek residents are invited to host a crew member or two from the USS Ralph Johnson for a meal this holiday season as part of the city's participation in the U.S. Navy's "adopt-a-ship" program. 

The USS Ralph Johnson is an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer stationed at Naval Station Everett. 

The Mill Creek City Council "adopted" the USS Ralph Johnson last March. The U.S. Navy's adopt-a-ship program aims to strengthen ties between the troops assigned to the ship, its home port base and the local community.

"This is a wonderful opportunity to support our local service men a...

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