Page 5 - USS L. Mendel Rivers Submarine Keel Laying


Photograph of (from left) Barbara (Bohlken) Ackerman, Margaret "Peg" Middleton (Rivers) Eastman, Lois Marion Rivers, Margaret (Middleton) Rivers, and unidentified at the keel laying ceremony for the USS L. Mendel Rivers. The ship was built and launched at Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company. The image was removed from an old photograph album.

Gift of Margaret Middleton Rivers Eastman.