Navy christens last of 3 ships honoring 9/11 sites

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Mary Jo Myers, wife of retired former Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Richard Myers, breaks a champagne bottle during christening ceremonies for the USS Somerset at the Huntington Ingalls Industries shipyard Shipyard in Avondale, La., Saturday, July 28, 2012. It was the last of three Navy ships named for 9/11 attack sites, christened Saturday in honor of the passengers and crew of the plane that crashed short of the terrorists' intended target after passengers stormed the cockpit. (AP Photo/Janet McConnaughey)

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The USS Somerset — the last of three Navy ships named for 9/11 attack sites — was christened Saturday, July 28, in honor of the passengers and crew of the plane that crashed before terrorists could reach their intended target.

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