Tag: South Carolina

Feb. 5, 2019

The Naval History of South Carolina

The contributions of the Palmetto State to the U.S. Navy stretch back to the nation's origins and are uniquely reflected in the ships that have been named for the state, its cities, places, and people. There have been at least 40 ships named for the state, including at least nine of them being named for the state capital, Columbia. Did you know -