Destroyer named for Navy SEAL from LI to join fleet this fall

A fallen Navy SEAL from Patchogue will have a Navy destroyer commissioned in his name with a ceremony in Manhattan. The USS Michael Murphy will

PATCHOGUE - A fallen Navy SEAL from Patchogue will have a Navy destroyer commissioned in his name with a ceremony in Manhattan. The USS Michael Murphy will join the Navy fleet this October. Murphy, a lieutenant, was killed in Afghanistan in 2005. He died trying to save three of his comrades and was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor.Fallen LI SEAL represented at St. Patrick's Day Parade

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