Video: USS Turner Joy Legacy Academy fosters leadership and heritage

BREMERTON, Wash. (Aug. 26, 2016) Chief Petty Officer Selects from around the Pacific Northwest learn about leadership, Navy heritage and making a difference in the local community during the Legacy Academy aboard the USS Turner Joy (DD-951). The academy entails living aboard the Vietnam-era destroyer while participating in community relation projects, ship preservation, leadership training, and a naval heritage capstone project. The Turner Joy is one of four naval memorials in the U.S. to host legacy academies, the other three being the Iowa-class battleship USS Missouri (BB 63), USS Midway (CVB/CVA/CV 41) and USS Constitution, a wooden hulled, three-masted heavy frigate and oldest commissioned warship in the world. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jacob G. Sisco/Released)

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