It's not every day a Navy ship comes to Juneau but when they do, it's always a big deal.
This year citizens were asked to "adopt" a sailor and show them a "good time." Organizations were asked to reach out and involve them in community and civic activities.
The Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions Club did just that. We invited them to participate in a commemorative "Laying of the Wreath" ceremony at the USS JUNEAU Memorial Site on the Juneau docks.
A Tragic Namesake: Navy Remembers USS Juneau For Ultimate Sacrifice, May 18, 2017