Tag: Oregon

May 23, 2017

Naval History of Oregon

Oregon has more ties to the U.S. Navy than one might initially think.For starters, Oregon's state colors are Navy blue and gold. At least 30 ships have been named after the state of Oregon, its cities, places and people. Three ships bear the state's name, including the future USS Oregon (SSN 793), a Virginia-class attack submarine. The first Oregon