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T-AKE 9 USNS MATTHEW PERRY Dry Cargo/Ammunition Ship Military Patch

 USNS MATTHEW PERRY
DRY CARGO SHIP
"T-AKE 9"
Military Patch

USNS Matthew Perry (T-AKE-9) is a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship of the United States Navy, named in honor of Commodore Matthew C. Perry (1794–1858), who led the effort to open Japan to trade with the West. The contract to build Matthew Perry was awarded to National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (NASSCO) of San Diego, Ca., on 30 January 2006. Her keel was laid down on 3 October 2008. She was launched and christened on 16 August 2009, sponsored by Hester Evans, a great-great-great granddaughter of Commodore Perry.


SIZE:  5"  X  4"


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